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About Arthur Kavanaugh, MD

Professional Experience

  • 2002-Present, Professor of Medicine

Director, Center for Innovative Therapy
Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology; The University of California at San Diego

  • 1999-2002, Associate Professor of Medicine

Director, Center for Innovative Therapy
Division of Rheumatology, Allergy, and Immunology; The University of California at San Diego

  • 1991-1999, Rheumatology Faculty; The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. Chief of Rheumatology, Dallas VA
  • 1989-1991, Rheumatology Fellowship; The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas Texas
  • 1987-1989, Clinical Immunology and Allergy Fellowship

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas

  • 1984-1987, Internal Medicine Internship and Residency

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas

Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine, Rheumatology Subspecialty; American Board of Allergy and Immunology (1989,1999); American Board of Internal Medicine 1987

ACR, Research and Education Foundation Clinician Scholar Educator Award, 2001. Elected Fellow, American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI), 2001. Board of Directors, Arthritis Foundation; San Diego Chapter 2002.

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Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted

Medical Degree

  • Saint Louis University, School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Degree

  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA

Gender

  • Male

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Allergy and Immunology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Conditions and Treatments

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Lupus
  • Vasculitis
  • Scleroderma
  • Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted