Bruce M. Solitar, MD

Bruce M. Solitar, MD

Specializing In

  • Arthritis & Rheumatic Diseases

Biography

Dr. Bruce Solitar is an Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at the NYU School of Medicine, Langone Health and is the Division Chief in Rheumatology at Tisch Hospital. He graduated from NYU Medical School and stayed for internship, residency, chief residency and rheumatology fellowship at Bellevue Hospital, Tisch Hospital and the Hospital for Joint Diseases. He is a member of the Rheumatology Division leading a weekly clinical teaching conference at the Manhattan VA Hospital and has engaged in clinical research projects involving fibromyalgia, autoimmune hearing loss, and retroperitoneal fibrosis. Dr. Solitar has a particular interest in fibromyalgia, having published a number of peer-reviewed articles and spoken on the subject at various conferences. He is actively involved in teaching rheumatology fellows, residents and medical students at the NYU Langone Health. He was selected as most outstanding teacher by the NYU rheumatology fellows in 2007 and 2012. He is board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology.

Dr. Solitar’s practice is limited to rheumatology. In addition to his interest in fibromyalgia and retroperitoneal fibrosis, Dr. Solitar sees many patients with osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, vasculitis and other rheumatic diseases. He joined Concorde Medical Group on May 1, 2017. He has been selected many times by New York Magazine Best Doctors and by Castle Connelly Top Doctors.

Medical School

New York University School of Medicine, MD, New York, NY 1988

Internship

NYU Langone Health, Internal Medicine, New York, NY 1988-1989

Residency

NYU Langone Health, Internal Medicine, New York, NY, 1989-1991

Fellowship

NYU Langone Health, Rheumatology, New York, NY 1992-1994

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine, Rheumatology, 1994

American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine,1991