Dr. Allan Lawrence Metzger MD Rheumatologist

Dr. Allan Metzger is a rheumatologist in West Hollywood, California and is affiliated with Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and has been in practice for 46 years. He is one of 26 doctors at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center who specialize in Rheumatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Rheumatologist: General Rheumatology

Hospital Affiliation

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

UCLA Medical Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1972–1974

University of Chicago
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1968–1970

University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine
Class of 1968

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Rheumatology

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACR), American College of Rheumatology

Publications & Presentations

Proteomic analysis of secreted proteins in early rheumatoid arthritis: anti-citrulline autoreactivity is associated with up regulation of proinflammatory cytokines.
Hueber, W., Tomooka, B. H., Zhao, X., Kidd, B. A., Drijfhout, J. W., Fries, J. F., van Venrooij, W. J., Metzger, A. L., Genovese, M. C., Robinson, W. H.

Identification of polyclonal and monoclonal antibodies against tissue plasminogen activator in the antiphospholipid syndrome.
Lu, C., Horizon, A.A., Hwang, K., FitzGerald, J., Lin, W., Hahn, B.H., Wallace, D.J., Metzger, A.L., Weisman, M.H., Chen, P.P.

Computer-assisted pattern recognition of autoantibody results.
Binder, S.R., Genovese, M.C., Merrill, J.T., Morris, R.I., Metzger, A.L.

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