Medical Department, Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology

Professor G.-R. Burmester


“We employ our knowledge and our creativity to fully restore the quality of life and the ability to work for patients with rheumatic diseases.” (Professor Dr. Burmester)


Headed by Professor Dr. Gerd Burmester the team at the Medical Department, Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology focuses on the treatment of rheumatic diseases and of autoimmune diseases. In cooperation with especially trained physiotherapists our clinic offers inpatient, outpatient and semi-inpatient services – always with an integrated approach and tailored to the needs of the individual patient.

Therapy focus

  • Acute arthritis
  • Bechterew’s disease
  • Collagenoses
  • Early arthritis
  • Lupus erythematodes
  • Myositides
  • Neonatal lupus
  • Osteoporosis
  • Psoriatic arthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Sjörgen syndrome
  • Spondylarthropathies
  • Vasuculitis


“Research, teach, heal and help” – this mission of Universitätsmedizin Berlin definitely is also at the heart of Professor Burmester and his team’s work. In addition to the clinical tasks they conduct clinical studies, perform applied and basic research, they teach and train, develop new therapy concepts and provide highly specialized lab services. All technologies, procedures and therapies comply with the highest scientific standards and ensure optimal care.

This clinical know-how is complemented by an excellent and experienced nursing staff that is proud to be close to the patient and to serve as the “missing link” between patient and clinical operations. 

Support Team

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New consultation hours:

mo - fr

in our new office
(Bundesallee 39 - 40a, 10117 Berlin):
09:00 am - 03:00 pm

by phone:
08:00 am - 05:00 pm

t: +49 30 450 578 244
f: +49 30 450 757 8244