Jose Scher at [NYU Langone Medical Center]

Jose U. Scher, MD

  • Specialty: Rheumatology
  • Languages: English, Spanish
  • Phone: 646-501-7400

About Me

Conditions and Treatments

psoriatic arthritis, spondyloarthropathies, rheumatoid arthritis, arthritis, connective tissue disease
Learn more about conditions we treat at NYU Langone:
Rheumatoid Arthritis



  • Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Rheumatology)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine

Education and Training

  • 2009
  • Fellowship, New York University, Rheumatology
  • 2007
  • Residency, New York University, Internal Medicine
  • 2000
  • MD from Universidad Maimonides


Locations and Appointments

46 Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Indemnity
  • Aetna Medicare
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna PPO/EPO
  • Cigna EPO/POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • ElderPlan
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Healthy NY
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Indemnity
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield MediBlue
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways, Enhanced
  • Fidelis Medicare
  • HIP Access I
  • HIP Access II
  • HIP Child Health
  • HIP Family Health
  • HIP Medicaid
  • HIP Medicare
  • HealthSmart (WTC)
  • Local 1199 PPO
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan/PHCS PPO
  • NYS Empire Plan
  • Oxford Exchange
  • Oxford Freedom
  • Oxford Liberty
  • Oxford Medicare
  • Oxford Mosaic
  • Tricare
  • United Exchange- Compass
  • UnitedHealthcare EPO
  • UnitedHealthcare HMO
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare
  • UnitedHealthcare POS
  • UnitedHealthcare PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare Top Tier
  • Visiting Nurse Service (VNS) Medicare
*Insurance listed above may not be accepted at all office locations. Please confirm prior to each visit. The information presented here may not be complete or may have been changed.

NYU Center For Musculoskeletal Care
333 East 38th Street, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10016

Ambulatory Care Services - Rheumatology Clinic
324 East 23rd Street
New York, NY 10010


Phone: 212-598-6186

NYU Skin & Cancer Associates
240 East 38th Street
New York, NY 10016


Phone: 212-263-5015

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My Research

Director, Microbiome Center for Rheumatology and Autoimmunity - MiCRA


  • Spondyloarthritis and the microbiome: new insights from an ancient hypothesis

    Manasson, Julia; Scher, Jose U 2015 Feb; 487-487, Current rheumatology reports — id: 1463352, year: 2015, page: 487, stat: Journal Article
  • Erratum to: Analysis of Programmed Death-1 in Patients with Psoriatic Arthritis

    Peled, Michael; Strazza, Marianne; Azoulay-Alfaguter, Inbar; Silverman, Gregg J; Scher, Jose U; Mor, Adam 2015 Apr; 1503-1505, Inflammation — id: 1528372, year: 2015, page: 1503, stat: JOURNAL ARTICLE
  • Intestinal Dysbiosis and Potential Consequences of Microbiome-altering Antibiotic Use in the Pathogenesis of Human Rheumatic Disease

    Scher, Jose U 2015 Mar; 355-357, Journal of rheumatology — id: 1481362, year: 2015, page: 355, stat: Editorial
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