Janet  Lewis

Janet Lewis, MD

Division:
Clinical Rheumatology
Department:
Medicine
Call 434.924.5214
Primary Location:
Rheumatology Clinic

Suite 2100

415 Ray C. Hunt Dr.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Phone:
434.924.5214
Fax:
434.243.0239
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Internal Medicine; Rheumatology
Research Interests:

Immunologic mechanisms of systemic lupus erythematosus. Also, the use of complementary and alternative techniques in treatment of rheumatic diseases.

Clinical Practice:
Osteoarthritis, Gout, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Scleroderma, Sjogren's Syndrome, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), Vasculitis, Rheumatology
Appointment:

Division Chief

About
Title:
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
Biography

Janet Lewis, MD, is chief of the Division of Rheumatology at UVA.

Dr. Lewis grew up in a small town in Ohio. She completed her undergraduate studies at Ohio State University and earned her medical degree at the Medical College of Ohio, during which she did a year of research at the National Institutes of Health as a Howard Hughes Medical Institute medical student research fellow. She completed her both her residency in internal medicine and fellowship in rheumatology at UVA.

Dr. Lewis joined the UVA faculty in 1993. In 2009, she completed a fellowship in integrative medicine through the University of Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine, and her research interests include the use of complementary and alternative modalities in treating rheumatic disorders. She has led the Division of Rheumatology since 2013.

Awards
  • 2017-2018 Best Doctors in America® List
Education
Primary:
Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, 1987
Residency:
Internal Medicine, University of Virginia
Fellowships:
Rheumatology, University of Virginia