Penn Medicine
Help | Search | Site Map | Contact   
faculty photo

Nora Sandorfi, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
3400 Spruce Street, 5 White Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104
B.S. (Physical Therapy)
Medical Postgraduate University Medical College, 1989.
M.D. (Rheumatology)
Semmelweis University Medical School, Budapest, Hungary, 1989.
Post-Graduate Training
Rheumatology Residency, National Institute of Rheumatology and Physiotherapy, 1989-1991.
Intern in Medicine, Graduate Hospital, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA , 1995-1996.
Resident in Medicine, Graduate Hospital, Allegheny University, Philadelphia, PA, 1996-1998.
Clinical Fellow in Rheumatology, Medical College of Pennsylvania, Allegheny University, Philadelphia, PA, 1998-1998.
Research and Clinical Fellow in Rheumatology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, 1999-2001.
American Board of Internal Medicine, 1999.
American Board of Internal Medicine, Rheumatology, 2001.
American Board of Internal Medicine, Rheumatology, 2011.
Permanent link
> Perelman School of Medicine   > Faculty   > Details

Selected Publications

Carsons SE Vivino FB, Parke A, Carteron N, Sankar V, Brasington R, Brennan MT, Ehlers W, Fox, R, Scofield, H, Hammitt CM, Birnbaum J, Kassan S, Mandal S: Treatment Guidelines for Rheumatologic Manifestations of Sjögren's: Use of Biologics, Management of Fatigue and Inflammatory Musculoskeletal Pain. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). Page: 10.1002, July 2016 Notes: Listed as member of the consensus expert panel for the Recommendations

Mecoli C, Purohit S, Sandorfi N, Derk CT.: Mortality, Recurrence, and Hospital Course of Patients with Systemic Sclerosis-related Acute Intestinal Pseudo-obstruction. J Rheumatol Page: 41(10):2049-54. October 2014

Saketkoo LA, Mittoo S, Huscher D, Khanna D, Dellaripa PF, Distler O, Flaherty KR, Frankel S, Oddis CV, Denton CP, Fischer A, Kowal-Bielecka OM, LeSage D, Merkel PA, Phillips K, Pittrow D, Swigris J, Antoniou K, Baughman RP, Castelino FV, Christmann RB, Christopher-Stine L, Collard HR, Cottin V, Danoff S, Highland KB, Hummers L, Shah AA, Kim DS, Lynch DA, Miller FW, Proudman SM, Richeldi L, Ryu JH, Sandorfi N, Sarver C, Wells AU, Strand V, Matteson EL, Brown KK, Seibold JR; CTD-ILD Special Interest Group: Connective tissue disease related interstitial lung diseases and idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: provisional core sets of domains and instruments for use in clinical trials. Thorax 69(5): 428-36, May 2014

Saketkoo LA, Mittoo S, Frankel S, LeSage D, Sarver C, Phillips K, Strand V, Matteson EL; OMERACT Connective Tissue Disease–Interstitial Lung Diseases Working Group; OMERACT Connective Tissue Disease-Interstitial Lung Diseases Working Group: Reconciling healthcare professional and patient perspectives in the development of disease activity and response criteria in connective tissue disease-related interstitial lung diseases. J Rheumatol. 41(4): 792-8, Apr 2014

Sandorfi, N: Arthritis and cold weather. CMG Health Net 2014

Fong ZV, Wong J, Maley W, Sandorfi N, Sauter P, Yeo C, Lavu H, Sarcoid-Reaction Mimicking Metastatic Malignant Hepatopancreatobiliary Tumors: Report of Two Cases and Review of the Literature : Sarcoid-Reaction Mimicking Metastatic Malignant Hepatopancreatobiliary Tumors: Report of Two Cases and Review of the Literature. Journal of Gastrointestinal Cancer J Gastrointest Surg. Page: Volume 16, Issue 6, pp 1245–1250, June 2012.

Velasco G, Savarese V, Sandorfi N, Jiminez SA, Jabbour S: 46, XX SRY-positive male syndrome presenting with primary hypogonadism in the setting of scleroderma. Endocr Pract. 17(1): 95-8, Jan-Feb 2011.

Shenin SW, Naik M, Sandorfi N: Primary Amyloidosis Causing Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage with Positive Antineutrophilic Cytoplasmic Antibody; Case Report and Review of Literature. Journal of Clinical Rheumatology 16(4): 175-7, June 2010.

Sandorfi, N: Rheumatoid Arthritis, Your Health Matters. Rowan University Radio 2010.

Schulz SW, O'Brien M, Maqsood M, Sandorfi N, Del Galdo F, Jimenez SA: Improvement of Severe Systemic Sclerosis (SSc)-associated gastric antral vascular ectasia (GAVE) following immunosuppressive treatment with intravenous cyclophosphamide. Journal of Rheumatology 36(8): 1653-6, August 2009.

back to top
Last updated: 03/02/2018
The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania
© The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania. Site best viewed with Mozilla, NN, IE, or Safari.
SOM Home International Programs Penn Alumni Clinical Trials Centers and Institutes Departments Faculty Research Education Administration