Dr. Ralph S Blume MD Rheumatologist

Dr. Ralph Blume is a rheumatologist in New York, New York and is affiliated with New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 50 years. He is one of 49 doctors at New York-Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Rheumatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Rheumatologist: General Rheumatology

Hospital Affiliation

New York-Presbyterian Hospital
Ranked #3 in Rheumatology

Education & Medical Training

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1964–1966

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1968–1969

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1969–1970

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 1964

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Rheumatology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Fellow (FACR), American College of Rheumatology

Publications & Presentations

Occult Temporal Arteritis in a 54-Year-Old Man.
Levin, F., Schubert, H.D., Merriam, J.C., Blume, R.S., Odel, J.G.


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