Richard Jimenez M.D.

Richard Jimenez M.D.

Language

  • English

Specialty

  • Rheumatology (Connective Tissue Disease)

Bio

Dr. Jimenez is the Medical Director of The Seattle Arthritis Clinic and a clinical associate professor of medicine at the University of Washington. Dr. Jimenez has a long history of clinical research and treatment in rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus and other autoimmune and inflammatory disease.

Dr. Jimenez received his medical degree from the Medical University of Ohio. He did his residency in internal medicine at the University of Illinois in Chicago, and completed a subsequent fellowship in rheumatology at the University of Washington. Dr. Jimenez is board certified through the American College of Rheumatology.

Patient Care Philosophy

At The Seattle Arthritis Clinic, we focus on autoimmune and inflammatory disease. We provide counseling and nutrition services to complement the patient’s treatment.

Dr Jimenez believes in a multi-disciplinary, integrated, comprehensive model of care, and works with naturopaths and other ancillary providers to meet the patient’s needs.

Clinical Interests

Inflammatory arthritis: Rheumatoid Arthritis; Psoriatic Arthritis; ankylosing spondylitis

Education

Institution Credential Year
Medical College of Ohio at Toledo Medical education 1974
Medical College of Ohio at Toledo Medical education
Univ. of Illinois Hospital & Clinics Internship
University of Illinois Internship
Univ. of Illinois Hospital & Clinics Residency
University of Illinois Residency
University of Washington School of Medicine Fellowship
UW - Dept. of Rheumatology Fellowship

Board Certifications

Certification Specialty Year
American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine 1977
American Board of Internal Medicine Rheumatology 1980