Sarah Faith Taber, MD

Dr. Sarah Taber specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of children with rheumatic diseases, including juvenile idiopathic arthritis, childhood systemic lupus, dermatomyositis, vasculitis, and systemic and localized scleroderma. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Magna Cum Laude from Yale University, and from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, which she attended through the prestigious Humanities and Medicine program.

Dr. Taber completed her residency in Pediatrics at NYU Medical Center, where she was selected Outstanding Floor Senior Resident upon graduation. She then completed her fellowship in Pediatric Rheumatology at the Hospital for Special Surgery and Weill Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Taber has been a featured speaker for the Scleroderma Foundation, Charla de Lupus, and A Lasting Mark Foundation.


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


Special Expertise

Childhood arthritis, childhood systemic lupus erythematosus, vasculitis, localized scleroderma, systemic sclerosis, juvenile dermatomyositis, fever of unknown origin, autoinflammatory disease


Phi Beta Kappa, 2005
Magna Cum Laude, 2005


American College of Rheumatology
American Academy of Pediatrics
Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance (CARRA)

Insurances Accepted

Blue Cross HMO POS
Blue Cross PPO
Blue Cross Pathway
Blue Cross Pathway Enhanced
Emblem Selectcare
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Compass

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Yale University (Undergraduate)
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai


New York University School of Medicine


New York University School of Medicine


Hospital for Special Surgery, New York


American Board of Pediatrics

State Licensure

New York

Selected Publications

Greene AK, Taber SF, Ball KL, Padwa BL, Mulliken JB. Sturge-Weber syndrome: soft-tissue and skeletal overgrowth. J Craniofac Surg. 2009 Mar; 20 Suppl 1:617-21. PMID: 19182685

Research Interests

Localized scleroderma, systemic sclerosis, whole genome sequencing, gene expression studies


Contact Information

Office Locations

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY, 10021

Tel: 212.606.1151

Mailing Address

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY, 10021

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