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Piedmont Arthritis Clinic welcomes Dr. Suhail Kumar

Piedmont Arthritis Clinic, PA, of Greenville, South Carolina, a private medical practice specializing in the treatment of arthritis and other autoimmune diseases, has welcomed Dr. Suhail Kumar to its staff.

Dr. Kumar is board certified in rheumatology and internal medicine. He previously served as clinical assistant professor at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Greenville where he was rheumatology clerkship director for medical students and a lecturer for the Lifestyle Medicine Education Collaborative. He also was a practicing rheumatologist at Rheumatology Associates at IMA, serving as rheumatology clinic attending for medical residents at Greenville Memorial Medical Campus.

A 1999 graduate of Washington University in St. Louis, MO, with a degree in biomedical engineering, Dr. Kumar completed his internal medicine residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ and his rheumatology fellowship at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS. He is a member of the American Medical Association, American College of Physicians and American College of Rheumatology.

“On behalf of our practice and our patients, I’m delighted to welcome Dr. Kumar to the Piedmont Arthritis Clinic staff,” said Dr. Jeffrey G. Lawson, founder. “Dr. Kumar is an accomplished physician who is passionate about the care and treatment of those living with arthritis and other autoimmune diseases. We look forward to his many contributions.”


Founded in 1979 by Jeffrey G. Lawson, MD, Piedmont Arthritic Clinic is a private medical practice specializing in the treatment of arthritis and other autoimmune diseases. Independently owned and operated, Piedmont Arthritis Clinic is a recognized leader in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. The staff includes four physicians board-certified in rheumatology with special interest in rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, lupus, ankylosing spondylitis, gout, osteoporosis and osteoarthritis. For more information, please visit