After completing a fellowship in Rheumatology at Los Angeles County/University of Southern California Medical Center, Dr. David Minna remained in southern California for the next thirty years where he practiced adult rheumatology, first in Long Beach and then Los Alamitos, before coming to UT Southwestern. 

Dr. Minna continues to treat patients with all types of arthritis at UT Southwestern while, at the same time, sharing his clinical knowledge and skills with the rheumatology fellows. The move to UT Southwestern and Aston has also given Dr. Minna the opportunity to pursue his interest in the use of ultrasound in the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal disorders in rheumatology. He has not only incorporated the use of musculoskeletal ultrasound into his own practice but he has also introduced it to the rheumatology department and he now teaches it to the fellows.

Dr. Minna was included in D Magazine's Best Doctors list for 2018.

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Education & Training
  • Internship - Emory University Hospital (1973-1974), Internal Medicine
  • Residency - Emory University Hospital (1974-1976), Internal Medicine
  • Fellowship - University of Southern California Medical Center (1976-1978), Rheumatology
  • Medical School - Saint Louis University School of Medicine (1969-1973)
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • USSONAR (Musculoskeletal Ultrasound) (2013), Member
  • Dallas County Medical Society (2009), Member
  • Texas Medical Association (2009), Member
  • American College of Rheumatology (1979), Fellow
Honors & Awards
  • Top Doctor in Rheumatology 2011-2014, D Magazine
  • Ultrasound Guidance for Injections
  • Behcet
  • Behcet's Syndrome
  • Crystal Arthropathies
  • Inflammatory Arthritis
  • Myositis/Polymyositis/Dermatomyositis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Raynaud's Syndrome
  • Ultrasound for Diagnosis Arthritis
  • Vasculitis

Clinical Focus

  • Vasculitis
  • Sjogren's Syndrome
  • Relapsing Polychondritis
  • Crystalline Arthropathies
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Interstitial Lung Disease (Pulmonary Fibrosis)
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatic
  • Myositis
  • IGG4 Related Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Spondyloarthropathy
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

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Internal Medicine Subspecialties Clinic

at West Campus Building 3 2001 Inwood Road, 8th and 9th Floor
Dallas, Texas 75390
214-645-2800 Directions Parking Info


at UT Southwestern Medical Center at Park Cities 8611 Hillcrest Road, 2nd Floor, Suite 210
Dallas, Texas 75225
214-692-3100 Directions Parking Info