Conditions & Treatments
Scleroderma and Myositis ProgramInternal Medicine
Scleroderma (also known as systemic sclerosis) is a rheumatologic disease that results in chronic hardening and tightening of connective tissues. Our program comprises doctors from rheumatology, allergy & clinical immunology, pulmonary critical care, cardiology gastroenterology, nephrology, and dermatology with special expertise in scleroderma.The team provides coordinated, multidisciplinary, and compassionate care for patients and all the parts of the body scleroderma affects, including the skin, lung, heart, kidneys, and gastrointestinal system. We also address functional, nutritional, psychological, gynecological, urological, and/or sexual health challenges. The goal is improved quality of life, enhanced patient satisfaction, and better...
Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep MedicineInternal Medicine
Our nationally and internationally recognized specialists offer comprehensive evaluation, diagnosis and treatment for patients who have diseases that affect the lungs and breathing.We treat problems including:Asthma and airway diseasesAdult cystic fibrosisLung cancerInterstitial lung diseasePulmonary vascular diseasesSleep apnea and other sleep disordersChronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseTuberculosisPulmonary embolismWe treat patients in a large outpatient program in the Winchester Chest Center and through hospital inpatient and primary care services. Specialized physicians staff Yale's critical care services 24/7 and offer state-of-the-art critical care interventions. Winchester Chest Center is adjacent to a state-of-the-art Pulmonary...
Yale Medicine's Department of Internal Medicine is among the nation’s best. As one of the nation's top medical schools, we bring together clinicians, investigators and educators. We offer comprehensive and specialized services in all areas of care in a variety of outpatient settings.Our culture of collaboration and research gives patients access to expert opinions from nearly 1,000 doctors and scores of clinical trials. Most importantly, we offer world-class care to each and every patient, ensuring your diverse medical needs are attended to with compassion and expertise.