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Caroline H. Siegel, MD, MS

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About Dr. Siegel

Dr. Caroline Siegel specializes in the care of patients with various rheumatic conditions including systemic lupus erythematosus, antiphospholipid syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis, Sjögren's syndrome, and overlapping and undifferentiated connective tissue disease. She has a particular interest in pregnancy and other reproductive health issues that affect rheumatology patients, and regularly collaborates with obstetrician/gynecologists and other women's health specialists at Weill Cornell Medicine. Dr. Siegel also enjoys caring for young adults with childhood-onset rheumatic diseases and works closely with pediatric rheumatology colleagues to transition their care.

After graduating from Princeton University, Dr. Siegel received her medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College with Honors in Service. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at UCLA and her fellowship in rheumatology at Hospital for Special Surgery. During her rheumatology fellowship, Dr. Siegel earned a master's degree in Clinical and Translational Investigation from Weill Cornell Medicine. She then completed an additional fellowship focused on reproductive health in rheumatology at Hospital for Special Surgery and Weill Cornell Medicine.

Dr. Siegel conducts multidisciplinary clinical research and quality improvement initiatives with the goal of optimizing the sexual and reproductive health of individuals with systemic rheumatic diseases.

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Specialized Centers

Lupus and APS Center of Excellence
Rheumatology Reproductive Health Program



If your insurance is not listed, please call our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage. If you have out-of-network benefits, then your insurance may reimburse you for a portion of your office visit. We will work with you and your insurance to minimize your out-of-pocket costs. Financial assistance may be available for patients in need.



Assistant Attending Physician, Hospital for Special Surgery
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College


Member, American College of Rheumatology


Rheumatology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine


Super Doctors® New York Rising Stars 2024
​​​​​​​NewYork-Presbyterian Housestaff Quality Improvement Award, 2023
American College of Rheumatology Distinguished Fellow Award, 2023
Barbara Volcker Center Pilot Grant, Hospital for Special Surgery, 2023
Commendation for Excellence in Medical Student Teaching, UCLA Internal Medicine Residency Program, 2017
Howard Olian Medical Student Scholar Award, Weill Cornell Medical College, 2013


Medical: Weill Cornell Medical College, 2016
Internship: Internal Medicine, UCLA, 2017
Residency: Internal Medicine, UCLA, 2019
Fellowships: Rheumatology, Hospital for Special Surgery, 2022​​​​​​​
UCB Women's Health Fellowship, Hospital for Special Surgery, 2023

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

HSS has a long history of supporting appropriate relationships with industry because they advance HSS's mission to provide the highest quality patient care, improve patient mobility, and enhance the quality of life for all, and to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and their related disciplines through research and education.

As of August 01, 2023, Dr. Siegel reported no relationships with the healthcare industry.

HSS and its physicians make this information available to patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest and Commitment Policy prohibits physicians from collecting royalties on products they develop that are used on patients at HSS.

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