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Qualifying for disability and other benefits with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Michele Meltzer, MD
Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA

Date Added: 05/22/13

I've gotten very good. If the patient and I think that they should be on disability, right now I say, "Don't get a lawyer. Work with me," and we work together to make sure that I understand what their job is, to describe it when I fill out the papers so that we can what the limitations a...
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Dr. Michele Meltzer, MD, joined the staff of Thomas Jefferson University in 2007. She is currently working with ILAR (International League of Associations for Rheumatology) East Africa to improve opportunities to learn about rheumatic disease in Africa as well as India. She has been active in rheumatology professional societies including the Philadelphia Rheumatism Society and the American College of Rheumatology.
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