Rheumatology Clinics and Programs

We offer the following rheumatology clinics and programs at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center (DHMC) in Lebanon, New Hampshire:

Adult rheumatology clinics

Adult Rheumatology Clinic

The Adult Rheumatology Clinic operates 5 days a week, Monday through Friday. We have 13 experienced and skillful rheumatologists, 2 dedicated and compassionate nurse practitioners, and proficient nursing and secretarial staff. The clinic is located at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Reception 5C.

Our section has a fellowship program, training the next generation of rheumatologists. Rheumatology fellows are physicians who have completed training in internal medicine and spend two years learning about the practice of Rheumatology. Your visit may be scheduled with both a fellow and a staff rheumatologist.

Adult specialty clinics

Dermatology-Rheumatology Clinic

The Dermatology-Rheumatology Clinic is a monthly clinic that allows you to follow up with providers when you have skin problems due to complications from your rheumatologic condition. You are seen at our Heater Road facility in an afternoon clinic. This clinic is a collaboration between the Section of Rheumatology and the Department of Dermatology.

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GCA/PMR Clinic

GCA (Giant Cell Arteritis) and PMR (Polymyalgia Rheumatica) are inflammatory conditions that affect the elderly. GCA and PMR are are associated with many serious health conditions. Our clinic is the first and only one in Northern New England to focus on GCA and PMR. Our expert team offers comprehensive, specialized care for people with GCA and PMR. We tailor our services to the unique needs of those affected by these conditions. We provide unwavering support on your journey towards improved health and a better quality of life.

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Lupus Clinic

Lupus is an autoimmune condition that affects different parts of a person's health. In our Lupus Clinic, we focus on delivering specialized care to people with lupus. As a premier clinic in the region, we take a thorough approach to diagnosing, managing, and supporting those with lupus. We offer personalized treatment plans, innovative therapies, and compassionate care to improve your well-being.

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Scleroderma Center

We have been designated by the Scleroderma Foundation to be a Scleroderma Center of Excellence. To achieve this, we demonstrate that we provide comprehensive care for patients with scleroderma. We teach and research this condition.

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Pediatric Rheumatology Clinic

The Pediatric Rheumatology Clinic treats children with juvenile arthritis and rheumatic diseases. We work closely with referring providers, physical therapists, and occupational therapists. We see patients at the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Reception 6L.

Camp Dartmouth Hitchcock

Children playing at Camp Dartmouth-Hitchcock

Camp Dartmouth Hitchcock is a 1-week summer camp for children with rheumatic diseases. It gives children and teens an overnight camp experience that allows them to meet peers who share these diagnoses. The experience facilitates lasting personal growth and independence. The camp is located at the Hulbert Outdoor Center on beautiful Lake Morey in Fairlee, Vermont.

To learn more, visit the Camp Dartmouth Hitchcock website.

Specialty pharmacy

Our Specialty Pharmacy ensures that our patients have access to essential biologic medications. Our specialized team understands the complexities of obtaining these medications. We handle everything from getting the medications and working with insurance to providing personalized education and support to our patients. We are proud to deliver the highest level of service. Our goal is to make your treatment journey as smooth as possible.

Our team:

  • Lindsey MacQueen, PharmD, CSP
  • Gabrielle Gochie, CPhT

To learn more, visit the Specialty Pharmacy website.

Infusion Center

Our Infusion Center is dedicated to providing personalized biologic medication treatments for patients with rheumatological conditions. We are committed to your well-being, ensuring comfort and safety throughout your treatment. With state-of-the-art technology and a patient-centered approach, we make your infusions efficient and stress-free. Your health is our utmost priority. We're here to support you every step of the way in managing your rheumatic illness.

Our team

To learn more, visit the Medical Infusion website.