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Dr. Rodolfo Curiel, MD


Professional statement

Rodolfo Curiel, MD, FACP, FACR is the Program Director of the Rheumatology Fellowship, the Director of the GW Myositis Center and Associate Professor of Medicine at The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates. A native of Buenos Aires, Dr. Curiel graduated with a degree in Medicine from the University of Buenos Aires. After moving to Washington, DC, Dr. Curiel worked for three years at the National Institute of Health in Bethesda, MD as a visiting scientist conducting research related to cardiomyopathies and aortic valve disorders. Dr. Curiel pursued further residency and fellowship training in Internal Medicine at Providence Hospital and Rheumatology at the George Washington University. He has an active clinical practice caring for patients with autoimmune diseases. Dr. Curiel’s scientific contributions have been published in peer review journals, such as Lancet, Journal of The American College of Cardiology, Circulation, American Journal of Cardiology, Arthritis and Rheumatism, Journal of Clinical rheumatology, Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences and Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism. Dr. Curiel is a member of several professional societies, including The American College of Physicians and The American College of Rheumatology. He is certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology. He is also a member of the DC Rheumatism Society since 1999, Vice-President from 2008-2009, and President from 2009-2010. He has also been awarded as one of the Washingtonian magazine’s Top Doctors consistently since 2008.

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  • AdvantageMD
  • Adventist Health
  • Aetna


  • Rheumatologist

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Board certifications

  • Rheumatology (Internal Medicine)

Education and training

  • Medical School - Universidad de Buenos Aires Facultad de Medicina
  • Providence Hospital (Residency)
  • The George Washington University Hospital (Fellowship)

Professional memberships

  • American College of Physicians
  • American College of Rheumatology
  • Rheumatism Society of the District of Columbia

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Languages spoken

  • English

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Office locations

GWMFA - Rheumatology

George Washington Medical Faculty Associates

2300 M St NW, 9th Floor

Washington, DC 20037

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