• Dr. Dalvi’s research interests involve the role of environmental stimuli in the development of autoimmunity as well as the role of lead toxicity and gouty arthritis. In addition, he is planning to develop a vasculitis registry to investigate potential markers of disease activity in patients with vasculitis.

    Dr. Dalvi’s main clinical interests include the following: Giant cell/temporal arteritis, Takayasu’s arteritis, polymyalgia rheumatic (PMR), Granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Wegener’s disease), Microscopic polyangiitis, Eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Churg-Strauss disease), Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN), cutaneous vasculitis, cryoglobulinemic syndromes, drug-induced vasculitis.

    He also has a strong clinical interest in the following conditions:
    Rheumatoid arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Gout, Pseudogout (CPPD), Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Psoriatic arthritis, Ankylosing spondylitis, Dermatomyositis, Polymyositis, Antiphospholipid antibody syndrome, Scleroderma, Sjogren’s syndrome, Relapsing Polychondritis
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2018 Imitating the great imitator: The intersection of sarcoidosis and hodgkin’s lymphoma a report of two cases 2018
    2013 The replyAmerican Journal of Medicine.  126. 2013
    2013 Ultrasound and Treatment Algorithms of RA and JIARheumatic Disease Clinics of North America.  39:669-688. 2013
    2013 Saturnine gout, redux: A reviewAmerican Journal of Medicine.  126. 2013
    2012 Behcets SyndromeDrugs.  72:2223-2241. 2012
    2012 Pseudo-pseudo Meigs' syndrome in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosusLupus.  21:1463-1466. 2012

    Education And Training

  • UAB Hospital, Internship
  • UAB Hospital, Residency
  • NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2005
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Molecular Biology, Auburn University 2001
  • Full Name

  • Samir Dalvi