Heather L. Kramm M.D.

 Heather  L. Kramm M.D.

Language

  • English

Specialty

  • Rheumatology (Connective Tissue Disease)

Bio

Dr. Kramm is a rheumatologist at The Seattle Arthritis Clinic. She has particular interest in rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, lupus and gout.

After completing fellowship training in 2006, she joined the Colorado Center for Arthritis and Osteoporosis and relocated to Seattle in 2008.

Dr. Kramm graduated from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine at the top of her class. She completed her internal medicine residency at the University of Wisconsin where she was selected to be the chief resident. She also completed her Rheumatology fellowship training there.

Dr. Kramm is a board certified rheumatologist.

Patient Care Philosophy

As a rheumatologist, I enjoy building relationships with my patients. The process of elucidating complex diagnoses, relieving pain and fostering partnerships to help patients live their best is very gratifying and rewarding.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Kramm is an expert in diagnosis and treatment of autoimmune disease and other causes of inflammatory arthritis. She has particular interest in management of ankylosing spondylitis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, lupus and psoriatic arthritis.

Research Interests

Dr. Kramm has participated in clinical research for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis.

Education

Institution Credential Year
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine Medical education
University of Wisconsin - Madison Internship
University of Wisconsin - Madison Residency
University of Wisconsin - Madison Fellowship
Degree Institution Year
MD University of Miami, School of Medicine 2000

Board Certifications

Certification Specialty Year
American Board of Internal Medicine Rheumatology 2006