Laura Cruse, MD

Laura Cruse, MD

Rheumatology

Accepting new patients

Reason for Visit
Dec 10 - Mar 10
13601 Bruce B Downs Blvd Suite 321 Tampa 33613
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Locations

Tampa

4700 N Habana Ave

Suite 201

Tampa, FL 33614

Get Directions

813-345-2380

Tampa

13601 Bruce B Downs Blvd

Suite 321

Tampa, FL 33613

Get Directions

813-345-2380

Expertise

Biography

Dr. Laura Cruse is board certified in internal medicine and a fellowship-trained rheumatologist. She provides a full range of internal medicine and rheumatology services, including the treatment of various autoimmune diseases not limited to: musculoskeletal pain disorders, fibromyalgia, osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, and rheumatoid arthritis. She has been the Sub-Investigator for multiple rheumatological clinical trials for osteoarthritis, obesity, low bone density, and rheumatoid arthritis. Active in her community, Dr. Cruse has been a volunteer physician for the Migrant Clinic for the Catholic Charities and has previously been honored with the Humanism in Medicine Award. Dr. Cruse has several publications to her credit, including co-authoring Reversing Osteopenia. Dr. Cruse has nearly two decades of experience and she treats patients ages 18 years and older.



SPECIALTIES



Autoimmune disease treatment



Fibromyalgia



Gout



Lupus



Musculoskeletal pain disorders



Myositis



Osteoarthritis and Osteoporosis



Rheumatoid arthritis



Tendonitis



Vasculitis



EDUCATION Medical Degree: Emory University, Atlanta, GA Internship and Residency: Rheumatology | University of South Florida, Tampa, FL Fellowship: Rheumatology | University of South Florida, Tampa,FL

Languages Spoken

English

Spanish

Education

University of South Florida - Graduate Education

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine: The American Board of Internal Medicine