Refer a Patient to Rheumatology
New Patient Appointments
*For amplified pain syndrome or fibromyalgia, please refer to Pain Management.
*For evaluations for Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) or hypermobility, please refer to Genetics.
Review and Schedule
Complete the New Patient Appointment Form.
For best results, please use Google Chrome.
Please upload any records regarding the reason for referral (doctor's notes, lab results or X-ray results).
The Children’s Mercy Contact Center will call the patient within 2 business days to schedule an appointment.
Scheduled and requested appointment status can be found on the Wednesday referral reports.
Follow up appointments should be scheduled by the patient by calling the Rheumatology Clinic at (816) 234-1666.
Conditions treated in Rheumatology include abnormal labs, arthritis, fever, joint pain, lupus, muscle weakness, myositis, rash, Raynaud's syndrome, scleroderma, uveitis, and vasculitis.