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Cesar E. Fors Nieves, MD

Dr. César Fors is a Clinical Assistant Professor at NYU and former Associate Program Director of the Rheumatology Fellowship Program at the Division of Rheumatology of the NYU School of Medicine. Originally from San Juan, Puerto Rico, he attended the University of Michigan where he pursued his undergraduate degree. He received his medical degree from New Jersey Medical School and completed his internal medicine residency at Temple University Hospital in North Philadelphia, where he then served as Chief Resident. He completed his rheumatology fellowship at NYU Rheumatology Division and was selected Chief Fellow.

Throughout his career, Dr. Fors has had a strong commitment to work with under-served urban communities in large safety-net hospitals. For this reason, Dr. Fors continued his work at NYU, establishing clinics at both Bellevue Hospital and Gouverneur Medical Center prior to joining the Concorde Medical Group. Additionally, he is a peer-reviewed author and has published articles and chapters in rheumatology journals and textbooks. Dr. Fors has also had several appearances on Sirius FM’s Doctor Radio. He is very interested in medical education and continues to teach and train medical students, residents and fellows at the NYU Langone Medical Center.

Dr. Fors is board certified in both internal medicine and rheumatology with a practice limited to rheumatology. He sees patients with all forms of rheumatologic conditions ranging from osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, vasculitis and other rheumatic diseases. He is proficient in musculoskeletal ultrasound and incorporates it into his practice. Dr. Fors is a native speaker of both English and Spanish.

Office Locations

333 E 34th Street, Suite 1C
Phone(212) 889-7217 Medical SchoolRutgers New Jersey Medical School, NJ -- MD 2009 InternshipTemple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA - 2009-2010 ResidencyTemple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA - 2010-2012 FellowshipNYU Langone Medical Center, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY - Rheumatology, 2013-2015 Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Internal Medicine - Rheumatology, 2015
American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine, 2012
SpecialtyArthritis and Rheumatic Diseases

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