Dr. Belhorn Receives Certification in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound!

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Rheumatologist Linda Belhorn recently obtained certification in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound through the American College of Rheumatology. Diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound can assist in the early diagnosis of inflammatory arthritis as well as other soft tissue disorders including tendinitis and bursitis.

Dr. Belhorn has been practicing Rheumatology in Durham since 1999.  She sees patients at the Chapel Hill and Durham offices of EmergeOrtho, formerly Triangle Orthopaedics. Her clinical interests include general rheumatology as well as the connective tissue diseases, including rheumatoid arthritis and lupus.

Dr. Stellpflug is another EmergeOrtho rheumatologist with an RhMSUS, seeing patients in Raleigh.

New Rheumatologist: Welcome, Dr. Orlowsky!



Eric Orlowsky, MD is treating patients at our Durham location.

His clinical interests include inflammatory arthritis, such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, and gout, as well as other autoimmune diseases.

Dr. Orlowsky is Board Certified in the subspecialty of Rheumatology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Dr. Whitt Joins TOA Rheumatology!


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Join us in welcoming a new member to our Rheumatology  team, Dr. Irene Whitt, MD!  She will be seeing patients at our Chapel Hill and our Durham locations.

Dr. Whitt’s clinical interests include: dermatomyositis/polymyositis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, psoriatic arthritis, and connective tissue diseases. She maintains an active interest in clinical trials.

As a physician, her primary goal is to always do what is in the best interest of the patient.

To see Dr. Irene Whitt, please call 919-220-5255.

For physicians referring patients, please use our online referral form.