Rheumatology Associates, P.C. is moving

We will see patients in our new
location beginning September 13, 2022

Your scheduled appointment will not change

12 Office Park Circle
Mountain Brook, AL 35223


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Joel D. Abbott, M.D.

Joel D. Abbott, M.D.


The University of South Alabama, College of Medicine
Degree:  Doctor in Medicine

Birmingham-Southern College
Degree:  Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Summa Cum Laude


Carraway Methodist Medical Center
Department of Internal Medicine

Chief Medical Resident:

Carraway Methodist Medical Center
Chief Medical Resident, 2002-2003


University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine
Department of Medicine
Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology


Rheumatology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Advanced Cardiac Life-Support (ACLS)


Abbott JD:  Rheumatology and Immunology Therapy A-Z
Essentials (2004) Moreland LW (ED) Springer-Verlag, Berlin.

Abbott JD: Moreland LW (2004) Rheumatoid Arthritis
Developing Pharmacological Theraies.  Expert Opinion on Investigational Drugs 13; 1007-1018.

Additional Information:

Best Doctors 2009 – present
American College of Rheumatology
American College of Physicians
International Association of Health Care Professionals


 Dr. Abbott joined the practice in 2005.  He is married.  He enjoys spending time with his wife, church related activities, and mission work.  His past times include fishing and college football.