Nilofar Syed, M.D.

  • Internal Medicine - Rheumatology Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Crystalline Arthropathies


Dr. Syed is from Cleveland, Ohio. She received her medical training at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, and completed her internal medicine residency at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. She returned to Cleveland for her rheumatology fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic. Her interests include clinical medicine, teaching, and research.

Education & Training
  • Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic Foundation (2011-2013), Rheumatology
  • Residency - Brown University-Internal Medicine (2007-2010), Internal Medicine
  • Medical School - Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine (2002-2007)
  • Internship - Brown University-Internal Medicine (2007-2008), Internal Medicine
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • American College of Rheumatology (2011), Member
  • Systemic sclerosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Polymyositis
  • Crystalline arthropathies
  • Autoimmune diseases

Clinical Focus

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Crystalline Arthropathies
  • Vasculitis

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