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Perri Ginder, M.D., F.A.C.R.

Dr. Ginder completed her medical education, residency and chief residency in Internal Medicine, and fellowship in Rheumatology at the University of Kansas School of Medicine.  She is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.  She is a Fellow of the American College of Rheumatology and a member of the American Medical Association, the American College of Physicians, and the Midwest Rheumatology Association.  

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Carrie A. Mihordin, D.O., F.A.C.R.

Dr. Mihordin received her medical education at Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine.  She completed Internal Medicine residency, an additional year as chief medical resident, and fellowship in Rheumatology at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine.  Dr. Mihordin is currently Board Certified in Rheumatology and Internal Medicine.  She holds memberships in the American College of Rheumatology, the American College of Physicians, the American Osteopathic Association, the Midwest Rheumatology Association, and the Kansas Medical Society.  She is also an active member of the Leadership Council for the Arthritis Foundation's Kansas City chapter.  What is a D.O.?

Kathryn E. Welch, M.D., F.A.C.R.

Dr. Welch received her medical education and completed her post-graduate education at the University of Kansas School of Medicine.  Dr. Welch is a Diplomate Certified in Internal Medicine as well as Rheumatology.  Dr. Welch has served as the Director of the Rheumatology Training Program.  Dr. Welch holds membership in the American College of Physicians, American College of Rheumatology and the Midwest Rheumatology Association. 

Victoria Harris, R.N., B.S.N., M.S.N., A.R.N.P.

Victoria received her Bachelor’s Degree of Nursing and her Master’s Degree as a Nurse Practitioner from the University of Kansas.  Victoria obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from Drury College, Springfield, Missouri and received her R.N. degree at St. John’s School of Nursing, Springfield.  Victoria holds a membership in the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.  Prior to her studies as a Nurse Practitioner, she was employed as a Registered Nurse for 15 years working in the areas of emergency room flight nurse, cardiac ICU, neuro-trauma and recovery room. She also taught critical care classes and clinicals to nursing students.  What is a Nurse Practitioner?

Matthew Svoboda, MPAS, PA-C

is a physician assistant specializing in the treatment of arthritis and rheumatic diseases.  He received his masters in Physician Assistant Studies from the Univierty of Nebraska Medical Center.  He received his bachelor’s degree in P.A. studies at Union College in Lincoln, NE.  Matt holds membership in the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the International Society for Clinical Densitometry.  Prior to his P.A. studies, he was a high school science teacher for six years.  What is a Physician Assistant?

What is a Rheumatologist?

A rheumatologist is a specialist in the diagnosis, treatment, and medical management of various forms of arthritis and rheumatologic diseases.  Rheumatologists have completed training in Internal Medicine and sub-specialty training in Rheumatology.

Dawn Petty, MS, ANP-BC

Dawn received her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from Wichita State University in 1995. She worked primarily as an ICU nurse for about 15 years in Wichita, Kansas and the Kansas City area, specializing in cardiovascular, pulmonary, and post-surgical care. She received her Master’s Degree in Nursing  from  the University of Kansas in 2011. As an Adult Nurse Practitioner she has specialized in the care of Pulmonary and Rheumatology patients. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the American College of Rheumatology.
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Carrie A. Mihordin, D.O., F.A.C.R.

Dr. Mihordin received her medical education at Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine.  She completed Internal Medicine residency, an additional year as chief medical resident, and fellowship in Rheumatology at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine.  Dr. Mihordin is currently Board Certified in Rheumatology and Internal Medicine.  She holds memberships in the American College of Rheumatology, the American College of Physicians, the American Osteopathic Association, the Midwest Rheumatology Association, and the Kansas Medical Society.  She is also an active member of the Leadership Council for the Arthritis Foundation's Kansas City chapter.  What is a D.O.?

Kathryn E. Welch, M.D., F.A.C.R.

Dr. Welch received her medical education and completed her post-graduate education at the University of Kansas School of Medicine.  Dr. Welch is a Diplomate Certified in Internal Medicine as well as Rheumatology.  Dr. Welch has served as the Director of the Rheumatology Training Program.  Dr. Welch holds membership in the American College of Physicians, American College of Rheumatology and the Midwest Rheumatology Association. 

Victoria Harris, R.N., B.S.N., M.S.N., A.R.N.P.

Victoria received her Bachelor’s Degree of Nursing and her Master’s Degree as a Nurse Practitioner from the University of Kansas.  Victoria obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology from Drury College, Springfield, Missouri and received her R.N. degree at St. John’s School of Nursing, Springfield.  Victoria holds a membership in the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.  Prior to her studies as a Nurse Practitioner, she was employed as a Registered Nurse for 15 years working in the areas of emergency room flight nurse, cardiac ICU, neuro-trauma and recovery room. She also taught critical care classes and clinicals to nursing students.  What is a Nurse Practitioner?

Matthew Svoboda, MPAS, PA-C

is a physician assistant specializing in the treatment of arthritis and rheumatic diseases.  He received his masters in Physician Assistant Studies from the Univierty of Nebraska Medical Center.  He received his bachelor’s degree in P.A. studies at Union College in Lincoln, NE.  Matt holds membership in the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the International Society for Clinical Densitometry.  Prior to his P.A. studies, he was a high school science teacher for six years.  What is a Physician Assistant?

What is a Rheumatologist?

A rheumatologist is a specialist in the diagnosis, treatment, and medical management of various forms of arthritis and rheumatologic diseases.  Rheumatologists have completed training in Internal Medicine and sub- specialty training in Rheumatology.

Dawn Petty, MS, ANP-BC

Dawn received her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from Wichita State University in 1995. She worked primarily as an ICU nurse for about 15 years in Wichita, Kansas and the Kansas City area, specializing in cardiovascular, pulmonary, and post-surgical care. She received her Master’s Degree in Nursing  from  the University of Kansas in 2011. As an Adult Nurse Practitioner she has specialized in the care of Pulmonary and Rheumatology patients. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the American College of Rheumatology.

Perri Ginder, M.D., F.A.C.R.

Dr. Ginder completed her medical education, residency and chief residency in Internal Medicine, and fellowship in Rheumatology at the University of Kansas School of Medicine.  She is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.  She is a Fellow of the American College of Rheumatology and a member of the American Medical Association, the American College of Physicians, and the Midwest Rheumatology Association.