Peter, Simkin, MD
Professor Emeritus
Division of Rheumatology
American College of Rheumatology Master

Faculty Information

Biography
Education & Training: 
MD
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA
1961
Residency in Medicine
North Carolina Memorial Hospital
Chapel Hill, NC
1961-1963
Residency in Medicine
University Hospitals
Cleveland, OH
1965-1966
Fellowship in Rheumatology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA
1966-1969
Contact
Phone: 
(206) 543-3414
Mailing Address: 

1959 NE Pacific Street
Box 356428
Seattle, WA 98195-6428

Research & Clinical Interests
Research Interests: 

Peter Simkin studies the pathophysiology and management of gouty arthritis as well as the structure and function of the synorium, cartilage and bone in healthy and diseased joints. 

Publications
Publications: 

Selected-

Simkin PA, Snitily BK. Impact-driven, pulmonary emboli of osseous fat in exercise-induced bronchospasm. Med Hypotheses. 2015 Nov;85(5):694-8. doi: 10.1016/j.mehy.2015.08.014. Epub 2015 Aug 28.PMID: 26328480

Simkin PA. Response to 'interspinous bursitis is common in polymyalgia rheumatica, but is not associated with spinal pain'.Arthritis Res Ther. 2015 Apr 28;17:111. doi: 10.1186/s13075-015-0620-7. No abstract available. PMID: 25927338

Simkin PA. Consider the Tidemark. J Rheumatol. 2012 May; 39(5): 890-2.

Simkin PA, Bassett JE. Pathways of Microvascular Permeability in the Synovium of Normal and Diseased Human Knees. J Rheumatol. 2011 Dec; 38(12): 2635-42. Epub 2011 Nov 1.