FELLOWSHIP: Geriatrics, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 2003
FELLOWSHIP: Rheumatology, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 2002
RESIDENCY: Internal Medicine, Crozer Chester Medical Center, Upland, Pennsylvania, 2000
MD: Rawalpindi Medical College, Rawalpindi, Pakistan, 1992
LEXINGTON CLINIC AFFILIATION: July 2007
Dr. Abbas is board-certified in Geriatrics, Internal Medicine and Rheumatology. He provides services in inflammatory rheumatic diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, inflammatory muscle diseases, osteoarthritis and osteoporosis.He also performs procedures such as diagnostic and therapeutic joint aspiration, joint fluid analysis, and joint/bursa/tendon sheath injections. Dr. Abbas' professional interests include scleroderma, inflammatory myopathies (dermatomyositis, polymyositis), psoriatic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, vasculitic syndromes, and quality of life in the elderly population.
Dr. Abbas can be reached at (859) 258-4450.