Welcome to AARA
We are committed to providing quality rheumatologic care for the people of Arizona.
Arizona Arthritis and Rheumatology Associates is a private single specialty medical practice with eight locations across Arizona; six in the Phoenix metropolitan communities, better known as the Valley of the Sun, and one in Flagstaff and Tucson. Our expertise lies in the diagnosis and management of disorders wherein immune system aberrations result in unnecessary and harmful inflammation in various organs of the human body.
• Coronavirus (COVID-19) update 1/1/2021: We added an FAQ regarding the vaccine. Since we are doing telemedicine for many of our follow-up appointments, we will tell you beforehand if that’s the case with your appointment. Our offices are still open for infusions, new patients, emergency injections, podiatry, EMG, and research visits. We ask that you wear a mask and do not bring additional companions. Please read our updated FAQ and letter regarding how COVID-19 may affect your treatment at AARA and what precautions we are taking to ensure your safety. Read more…
• Our clinics are no longer open on Fridays, but our hours have been extended from 7am to 6pm.
• AARA no longer prescribes controlled substances (e.g. hydrocodone, oxycodone, fentanyl, etc.) nor performs evaluations or completes forms related to Disability Determination. Patients who need these services should be directed to their primary care provider or a pain specialist. Read more…