Richard Stern , MD


(214) 540-0700

Rheumatology Associates - Dallas
8144 Walnut Hill Ln Ste 800
Dallas, TX 75231


Dr. Stern joined Rheumatology Associates in July of 2003. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas. Dr. Stern has undergraduate degrees in psychology, biochemistry, and biology from the University of North Texas. He graduated from the Physician Assistant program at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston in 1980 and practiced as a Physician Assistant in the field of orthopedics until he went back to medical school in 1994. Dr. Stern received his medical degree from University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in 1998. He then completed an Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine at Parkland Hospital and the Dallas VA Medical Center followed by a fellowship in Rheumatology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. He won a fellowship grant to work with Dr. Fredrick Wolfe and Dr. Theodore Pincus studying the Remicade usage patterns in private practice in Dallas for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis which was published in the Journal of Rheumatology. Dr. Stern is Board Certified in Internal Medicine with sub-specialty certification in Rheumatology and is a Fellow of the American College of Rheumatology, American College of Physicians, and the American Medical Association. Dr. Stern is actively involved in clinical trials and has co-authored several articles. •Differential Diagnosis of Patients with Inflammatory Joint Pain. Cohen SB, Iqbal I, Stern R. International Journal of Advances in Rheumatology 2[4], 120-125. 2004. •Anakinra: an inhibitor of IL-1 for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. Fleischmann R, Stern R, Iqbal I. Expert Opin Biol Ther 2004; 4(8):1333-1344. •Anakinra: A Novel Biological Therapy for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis. Fleischmann R, Stern R, Iqbal I. Current Medical Literature - Rheumatology 23[1], 1-6. 2004. •Considerations with the use of biological therapy in the treatment of r

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 23 Years

Languages Spoken: N/A

Education & Training

Medical School: UT Southwestern Dallas

Graduation Date: in 1998

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:


Specialties: Rheumatology

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Stern's Office Information

Fax: (214) 454-0070
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:30 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:30 AM-4:30 PM

Doctor Stern's Other Office Information

Rheumatology Associates - Grapevine
1643 Lancaster Dr #202
Grapevine, TX 76051
(214) 540-0700

Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-3:30 PM
Tue9:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-3:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-3:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:30 PM