Apostolos Kontzias, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY
Vice Director of Autoinflammatory Clinic, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY
Fellowship Program Director, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

Dr. Kontzias earned his medical degree at University of Athens Medical School, Greece in 2004. He completed his internal medicine residency at Lincoln Medical Center of Weil-Cornell in New York and then pursued his rheumatology fellowship training at the NIH where he performed clinical and translational research on autoinflammatory syndromes. He then became faculty at Cleveland Clinic Foundation where he established the Adult Autoinflammatory center treating patients with periodic fever syndrome and co-founded an interdisciplinary clinic for recurrent pericarditis patients.