Oklahoma Arthritis Center

icon 1 1701 S. Renaissance Blvd, #110
        Edmond, OK 73013
icon 2 405-844-4978 phone
fax 405-844-0562 fax

Clinic Hours:
Monday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Wednesday:   8:00am-5:00pm
Thursday:   8:00am-5:00pm
Friday: 8:00am-Noon
Sat + Sun: Closed
Welcome to OKLAHOMA ARTHRITIS CENTER

Where patients receive the highest quality of care utilizing the most current treatments available for Arthritis and Autoimmune diseases.

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COMPLETE CARE
Oklahoma Arthritis Center offers a complete circle of care for your Arthritis and Autoimmune needs. Our fully-integrated care model includes on-site digital x-ray, DEXA bone density testing, MRI, Ultrasound, Plaquenil eye testing, a comprehensive lab, research programs, an infusion center, and pharmacy services for your convenience.
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FMH PATIENT PORTAL
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ARTHRITIS PHARMACY SOLUTIONS
APS Pharmacy is a full-service pharmacy that specializes in Arthritis and Autoimmune treatment and care. APS Pharmacy is located at the Oklahoma Arthritis Center to conveniently and effectively service patient needs.
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Oklahoma Arthritis Center
Founded in 2000 by Craig W. Carson, M.D., the Oklahoma Arthritis Center specializes in providing the best treatment available for patients with Arthritis and Autoimmune diseases and conditions.

Oklahoma Arthritis Center stresses the importance of quality patient care. We hire knowledgeable, caring, and compassionate providers and staff. We are constantly learning about the diseases we treat, and utilizing the most current treatments available for these diseases. We use innovative technology to benefit our patients through electronic medical records and a patient portal. We have succeeded in providing a place where you can receive all of the accredited services necessary to treat Arthritis and Autoimmune conditions under one roof. These services include an open MRI, X-ray, Ultrasound, Bone Density, Infusion Center, Research, and a full Lab. We pride ourselves as the best place available to be treated for Arthritis and Autoimmune diseases.

Craig Carson, MD

Craig W. Carson, MD

Dr. Carson graduated Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Zoology from Weber State University in Ogden, Utah. He received his MD degree from the University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City, Utah. He then completed an Internal Medicine residency and Rheumatology fellowship at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. Dr. Carson has an Oklahoma Medical License and is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology. He is a member of many organizations including the American Academy of Pain Management, American College of Rheumatology, and the American Medical Association. He has published multiple journal articles, been involved in research, and received numerous awards of excellence throughout his career.

Ana A. Kumar, MD

Ana A. Kumar, MD

Dr. Kumar has been practicing Rheumatology at Oklahoma Arthritis Center for over 10 years. She received her BS in Psychology from the University of Oklahoma (OU) and her M.D. from the University of the West Indies. Dr. Kumar’s post-doctoral training included a residency in family medicine at OU and a rheumatology mentorship here at the Oklahoma Arthritis Center. She is board certified with the American Board of Family Practice Medicine. She is a member of the American Academy of Pain Management, the American Medical Association, Oklahoma State Medical Association, American Association of Family Practice, Physician Member of the American College of Rheumatology, and the American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin.

Linda Zacharias, MD

Linda Zacharias, MD

Dr. Zacharias has been with Oklahoma Arthritis Center since 2007. She received her BS from Simmons College in Boston and graduated from the University of the West Indies where she received her M.D. Dr. Zacharias completed her residency at the University of Virginia Roanoke-Salem Program and her Rheumatology fellowship training at the University of Oklahoma. She is American Board of Internal Medicine certified in Rheumatology and Internal Medicine as well as certified by the International Society for Clinical Densitometry in Bone Densitometry and the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates. Her professional memberships include: American College of Rheumatology, American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin, American Medical Association, and the American College of Physicians. She also has experience in clinical trials and sub-investigator research.

Eric J. Campbell, PA-C

Eric J. Campbell, PA-C

Eric is a nationally certified Physician Assistant, and a proud member of the medical provider team at Oklahoma Arthritis Center. He began serving the patients of Oklahoma Arthritis Center in 2011, after spending 15 years in surgical specialties such as heart surgery, orthopedics, and neurosurgery. Eric received his degree from the OU Health Sciences Center and is a member of the Oklahoma Academy of Physician Assistants. He is a member of the Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals, where he recently served on the Practice Committee.

Cynthia (Cindy) Chtay, PA-C

Cindy Chtay, PA-C

Cindy has been a licensed Physician Assistant at Oklahoma Arthritis Center since 2002. She received her Master of Health Science Degree from OU Health Sciences Center where she graduated with honors. Cindy is a member of the Oklahoma Academy of Physician Assistants and the American Association of Physician Associates. She has volunteered at Integris Baptist Hospital Emergency Room and United Way as a counselor.

Jama Shoemaker, PA-C

Jama Shoemaker, PA-C

Jama is a Physician Assistant licensed by the American Academy of Physician Assistants and has dedicated her career serving patients at Oklahoma Arthritis Center since 2001. She received her undergraduate degree in Biology from Oklahoma Christian University and her Masters from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. Her passion for helping patients with Autoimmune diseases is fueled by the personal impact Rheumatoid Arthritis has on her family and loved ones.

Emily John, PA-C

Emily John, PA-C

Emily joined our team in March of 2016. She graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a Master of Health Science, Physician Associate after completing a Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences from Oklahoma State University. During her Physician Assistant training, Emily spent a five week clinical rotation with Oklahoma Arthritis Center and developed a love of Rheumatology. Emily is a member of the Oklahoma Academy of Physician Assistants and the Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals, and lives in Edmond with her husband and two young children.

Sheril Mathew, APRN-CNP

Sheril Mathew, APRN-CNP

Sheril is a Nurse Practitioner originally from New York, where she spent five years as a Registered Nurse at Flushing Hospital Medical Center in Hospice and Acute Geriatric/Transitional care. Sheril completed her Master of Science in Adult Gerontology Primary Care from New York University, and is board certified in Adult Gerontology Primary Care by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Sheril joined our team in October of 2015 when she moved to Oklahoma City.

Christi Weaver, APRN-CNP

Christi Weaver, APRN-CNP

Christi is a Nurse Practitioner originally from Tulsa, OK. Christi has been a Registered Nurse for eight years and spent five years working as a Registered Nurse at the Oklahoma Heart Hospital and OU Medical Center before completing her Master of Science in Nursing from Maryville University and joining our team in 2015. Christi is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

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Oklahoma Arthritis Center

icon 1 1701 S. Renaissance Blvd, #110
        Edmond, OK 73013
icon 2 405-844-4978 phone
fax 405-844-0562 fax

Clinic Hours:
Monday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Wednesday:   8:00am-5:00pm
Thursday:   8:00am-5:00pm
Friday: 8:00am-Noon
Sat + Sun: Closed

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Located at: 1701 S. Renaissance Blvd, #110, Ste 110, Edmond, OK 73013.

Working at Oklahoma Arthritis Center

Oklahoma Arthritis Center is recognized as a Top Workplace in Oklahoma. We offer a collaborative work environment and a competitive compensation package.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to Jennifer Holcomb at hr@okarthritis.com.



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