Your Middlesex Hospital Rheumatology Team
When you choose the Department of Rheumatology at Middlesex Hospital, you have chosen a hospital that brings together the expertise of a multidisciplinary team of specialists to address the physical, emotional, social and occupational issues that surround rheumatoid disorders.
Team members include board-certified rheumatologists, psychologists, registered nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, social workers and more. All are focused on one goal: To provide each patient with the most effective treatment plan possible.
Rheumatology (Arthritis/Lyme Disease)
Crispin R. Abarientos, M.D.
Dr. Abarientos is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine and in the ABIM subspecialty of Rheumatology. He attended Medical School at the Far Eastern University in the Philippines and completed his residency at Sound Shore Medical Center of New Rochelle, New York. Dr. Abarientos also completed a fellowship in Rheumatology at Westchester Medical center, Valhalla, New York.
Daniel C. Belin, M.D.
Dr. Belin is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Rheumatology. Dr. Belin is a graduate of Harvard Medical School and completed his residency at the University of Michigan Medical Center.
Alan M. Spagnola, M.D.
Dr. Spagnola earned his medical degree at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He completed his residency in Medicine at the State University of New York Upstate Medical Center, and a Fellowship in Rheumatology at Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. Spagnola is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.