Autoimmune diseases affect every person differently, making them incredibly difficult to diagnose.
If you’re searching for answers, turn to the leading autoimmune experts of Allegheny Health Network. We have the expertise and tools to make the toughest diagnoses.
When your body’s immune system stops working properly and mistakenly attacks healthy body tissues, it can cause an autoimmune disease.
There are over 100 autoimmune diseases. Some are common, such as rheumatoid arthritis, while others are rare, such as relapsing polychondritis. No matter which autoimmune disease may affect you, we’re here to help.
By focusing on coordinated care and promoting collaboration among teams of experts, we diagnose and treat illnesses as soon as possible. Our full-time research team constantly looks for new tools to fight autoimmune diseases.
Our team improves the lives of people through precise diagnosis, effective treatment and research toward a cure. We offer dedicated Centers of Excellence in four diseases: Lupus, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Celiac Disease and Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
Our institute is the first of its kind in the world. We are rethinking how people with autoimmune disorders receive care, while raising the bar for that care.
From medical records to medication lists, our specialists coordinate your comprehensive care plan and address all the ways your autoimmune disease may affect your health.
At the Autoimmunity Institute, you can see more than one specialist in a single visit. Our physicians care for patients in locations throughout western Pennsylvania.