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Allen P. Anandarajah, M.B.B.S.

Allergy, Immunology & Rheumatology

Clinical Interests

Osteoporosis; Rheumatology

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 486-0901

Administrative: (585) 273-3213

Office: (585) 275-5157

Fax: (585) 340-5399

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Biography

Dr. Anandarajah is an adult rheumatologist who directs the Early Arthritis Clinic. His area of interest is in early rheumatoid arthritis with particular emphasis on outcome measures and comorbidities. He is also interested in osteoporosis and erosive osteoarthritis of the hand.

Research

Dr. Anandarajah has several clinical research interests. He is focusing on the role of imaging studies in the evaluation of inflammatory arthritis. He is also interested in early rheumatoid arthritis with particular emphasis on outcome measures and comorbidities as well as osteoporosis and erosive osteoarthritis of the hand.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

1982-1983
| Goverment College

1977-1982
| Trinity College

1983
GCE |
O Level

1983
GCE |
O Level

1990
MBBS | Nigeria-U Nigeria Med Sch, Enugu
Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

09/01/1998 - 08/31/1999
Internship in Internal Medicine at Fitzgerald Mercy Hospital

09/01/1999 - 08/31/2001
Residency in Internal Medicine at Fitzgerald Mercy Hospital

09/01/2001 - 08/31/2003
Fellowship in Internal Medicine: Rheumatology at University of Rochester Medical Center

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Awards

2004 - 2005
Listed in Guide to America's Top Physicians

2002 - 2003
Rheumatology Fellowship Grant
Sponsor: Amgen
Location: Rochester, NY

2000 - 2000
Best Resident of the Year
Sponsor: Mercy Catholic Medical Center
Location: Darby, PA

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Publications

Journal Articles

9/8/2016
Anandarajah AP, El-Taha M, Peng C. "The Relationship between Focal and Generalized Bone Loss in Rheumatoid Arthritis." Current rheumatology reviews.. 2016 Sep 8; Epub 2016 Sep 08.

11/2014
Anandarajah A, Thiele R, Giampoli E, Monu J, Seo GS, Feng C, Ritchlin C. "Patients with rheumatoid arthritis in clinical remission manifest persistent joint inflammation on histology and imaging studies." The Journal of rheumatology.. 2014 Nov 0; 41(11):2153-60. Epub 2014 Oct 01.

4/2013
Anandarajah A. "Imaging in psoriatic arthritis." Clinical reviews in allergy & immunology.. 2013 Apr 0; 44(2):157-65.

Books & Chapters

2011
Chapter Title: Pathogenesis of Osteoarthritis:
Book Title: Arthritis; Pathophysiology, prevention and therapeutics.
Author List: Anandarajah AP
Published By: CRC press2011

2008
Book Title: Molecular Mechanisms of Spondyloarthropathies
Author List: Allen P Anandarajah and Edward Schwarz
Edited By: Carlos Lopez-Larrea
Published By: Landes Company2008

1993
Book Title: A Guide to Healthy Pregnancy and Safe Delivery
Author List: Allen P. Anandarajah
Published By: Almond Publications1993 in Nigeria

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