Penn Rheumatology

Penn Rheumatology Faculty Members

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Frederick B. Vivino, M.D., M.S., FACR

Professor of Clinical Medicine
Chief, Division of Rheumatology, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Course Director- Podiatric resident rheumatology rotation, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Director, Penn Sjögren’s Center, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Rheumatology Key Fellowship Faculty Member, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Penn Rheumatology Associates and Sjögren’s Center
Penn Medicine University City
3737 Market Street, 8th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215 662 4333
Fax: 215 349 8900

The Episcopal Academy, 1973.
BA (Biology)
University of Pennsylvania, 1977.
MS (Biochemistry)
Temple University School of Medicine, 1979.
Temple University School of Medicine, 1983.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Medicine, Medical College of Pennsylvania, Allegheny University of the Health Sciences, Philadelphia, PA, 1983-1984.
Resident in Medicine, Medical College of Pennsylvania-Allegheny University of the Health Sciences, Philadelphia, PA, 1984-1986.
Fellowship, Rheumatology (including pediatrics), University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1986-1989.
American Board of Internal Medicine, 1987.
American Board of Internal Medicine, Subspecialty of Rheumatology, 1989.
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Selected Publications

Derk CT, Vivino FB.: A primary care approach to Sjögren’s syndrome: helping patients cope with sicca symptoms, extraglandular manufestations. Postgraduate Medicine 116(3): 49-54, 59, 65, 2004.

Petruzzi LM, Vivino FB. : Sjögren’s syndrome: Implications for perioperative practice. AORN J 777(3): 612-621, 624, Mar 2003 Notes: Quiz 625, 627-8. Review.

Derk CT, Vivino FB, Kenyon L, Mandel S.: Inclusion body myositis in connective tissue disorders: Case report and review of the literature. Clin Rheumatol 22(4-5): 324-328, 2003.

Vivino FB, Gala I, Hermann GA.: Change in final diagnosis on second evaluation of labial minor salary gland biopsies. J Rheumatol. 29(5): 938-944, May 2002.

McGarvey ML, Hermann GA, Vivino, FB: Differential diagnosis of Sjögren’s syndrome: Chronic sialadenitis; clinical, laboratory and histologic findings. Arthritis Rheum. 46(9 (Suppl)): S368, 2002.

Stein JD, Liang KP, Liang KV, Vivino FB: Central nervous system manifestations of Sjögren’s syndrome: Response to immunosuppressive therapy. Arthritis Rheum. in press((Suppl)), 2002.

Vivino FB, Minerva P, Huang CH, Orlin SE.: Corneal melt at the initial presentation of primary Sjögren’s syndrome. J Rheumatol. 28(2): 379-382, Feb 2001.

Vivino FB: The treatment of Sjögren’s syndrome patients with pilocarpine tablets. Scand J Rheumatol Suppl 115: 1-13, 2001.

Vivino FB, Orlin SE.: Sjögren’s Syndrome: Giving dry mouth and eyes the full treatment. J Musculoskel Med. 17: 350-367, 2000.

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