Hulya Bukulmez, MD, a Pediatric Rheumatologist with Metro Health

Get to know Pediatric Rheumatologist Dr. Hulya Bukulmez, who serves patients in Cleveland, Ohio. 

Dr. Bukulmez is a rheumatologist serving Cleveland and the surrounding communities. She is affiliated with Metro Health – a hospital network committed to improving the health and well-being of the surrounding communities. 

In 1992, Dr. Bukulmez earned her medical degree from Gazi University. She went on to complete an internship at Long Island College Hospital in pediatrics, a residency at Long Island College Hospital in pediatrics, and fellowships at Case Western Reserve University in epidemiology and biostatistics and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in Pediatric Rheumatology. 

She is board certified in pediatric rheumatology by the American Board of Pediatrics, which is an independent, nonprofit organization whose certificate is recognized throughout the world as a credential signifying a high level of physician competence. During her time in the field, Dr. Bukulmez has treated thousands of patients and currently serves as an Assistant Professor at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. 

Rheumatology is a branch of medicine devoted to the diagnosis and therapy of rheumatic diseases. As a pediatric rheumatologist, Dr. Bukulmez evaluates and treats a variety of joint, muscle, and bone disorders; including autoimmune disorders, such as lupus, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, Kawasaki disease, post-infectious arthritis, chronic vasculitis, and inflammatory disorders of the muscle, eye, or other organs. 

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