Gary S. Firestein, MD

Rheumatologist (Joints & Arthritis Specialist) - General

Highlights

  • Board Certified
  • Accepts Insurance Plans

Biography

Dr. Firesteins research efforts have focused on the pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). His laboratory helped define the synovial cytokine profile of RA and demonstrated the dominance of macrophage and fibroblast products as opposed to the expected T cell cytokines. These studies contributed to the development of the highly effective anti-TNF approaches in RA. Recently, Dr. Firestein has fo… Read more ›

Provider Training

UniversityDegreeFocusGraduated
Burnham Institute LA Jolla, CAOther DegreeOther DegreeNot Specified
UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CAOther DegreeOther DegreeNot Specified
UC Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CAOther DegreeOther DegreeNot Specified
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MDMedical DegreeMedical DegreeNot Specified
ProfessorMedical DegreeMedical DegreeNot Specified
Associate Vice Chancellor and Dean of Translational MedicineMedical DegreeMedical DegreeNot Specified

InstitutionFocusYear
Internship - UCLA Medical Center1981

CertificationCert. BodyYear
Internal MedicineNot Specified

Sub-Specialty: Rheumatology
Internal MedicineNot Specified

Experience & Accolades

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Specialties

Languages Spoken
English
Medical Specialties
  • Rheumatologist (Joints & Arthritis Specialist)

Accepts New Patients: Yes

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