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Togetherwe can work to reduce your Arthritic Pain!

Our mission is to treat patients with care and compassion utilizing state-of-the-art therapies to reduce & treat your rheumatic disease.

For Patients

We offer a diverse range of medical services to treat your autoimmune and rheumatic disease.

For Providers

We deal with the full spectrum of care, from diagnosing patients to conducting research studies to find new methods of treatment for your patients.

About Us

Providing Quality Care in Sarasota and Manatee Counties for over 40 years

We are a full-service rheumatology practice offering a wide range of services to help meet our communities needs. Our board-certified rheumatologists are experts in connective tissue, autoimmune, and arthritis treatments, and can provide the care needed to help improve our patients quality of life.


Some of the areas we
specialize in.

Inflammatory Arthritis


  • Oral Medications
  • Infusion & Injectable Therapy
  • Topical Therapies
  • Lifestyle Modifications



  • Oral Medications
  • Infusion & Injectable Therapy
  • Supplements
  • Physical Activity

Connective Tissue Diseases


  • Oral Medications
  • Infusion & Injectable Therapy
  • Physical Activity
  • Lifestyle Modifications


For your rheumatology needs, we can help. We deal with the full spectrum of care, from diagnosis to treatment , as well as conducting research to find new medical breakthroughs.

If you struggle with autoimmune disease, you may benefit from an advanced form of arthritis treatment called infusion therapy.

Our coordinators will help navigate your journey from prescription to drug acquisition.

Our Collaborative Research Center is aimed to improve treatment options for patients.

Bone density testing is available at our Sarasota and Venice locations.

Have your labs drawn from the nurses you trust. We are happy to announce this new ancillary service will be available in the upcoming months!

Appointments with your doctor through audio-visual platforms, allowing flexibility when you can’t make it into the office. *Some restrictions may apply*

Nutraceuticals are medical foods/supplements that may help augment your rheumatic disease control.


Hear what our patients
have to say!

"I have been treated for many years by Dr. Huguenin at the Englewood office of the Sarasota Arthritis Center. I have every confidence in her ability to manage my Lupus treatment. I find her to be thorough, knowledgeable & compassionate. I have recommended her many times & will continue to do so!"


"Dr. Brad Weitzner is wonderful. He is very thorough and really listened to my concerns and empathized. After ordering various tests he was able to come up with a solution that is now helping me to manage my condition. The office and staff are very kind and efficient which makes it a pleasure to stay on top of my condition."


"Had my first appointment with Dr. Manohar today, she is amazing. I feel so comfortable with her. I couldn't think of a better person to trust to manage my RA, I am so pleased!"

- A.T.

"I've been a patient at the SAC for years. Dr. Cindy Johnston is always very thorough and takes her time examining you and discussing different treatment options."


"I have been followed by other doctors for 20 years for osteopenia. I was recommended recently to the arthritis center and I selected Dr Drucker. He is a brilliant physician and takes the whole person into consideration before making treatment decisions. I trust his judgment completely and recommend him and the arthritis center without reservation."


"Dr Kaitlyn Lima is a JEWEL! She is kind, patient and attentive. She is never dismissive, and listens intently! Her change in my medication protocol has been a lifesaver! Highly recommend!"


"Kind considerate efficient . Appreciate Dr Lynn Shue! She is very competent! Refers if needed"


"Everyone at Sarasota Arthritis Center is very helpful and polite . Dr. Boodoo is very professional always feel better upon leaving his office."


"I was so happy to find Dr. Gordian at Bradenton Arthritis. She quickly found my problem that 3 other MD's missed. Under her care I have ready begun to find some relief. She listens, asked pertinent questions and when I leave I feel confident that I'm in good hands. I highly recommend her."


"My experiences with Sarasota Arthritis Center have been excellent. Dr. Yonker is knowledgeable, thorough, incredibly organized, and has great doctor/patient skills. The office runs on time, check in and check out is smooth, the infusion center is well-run, and I actually look forward to my visits. You all are the best!"


"I was lucky that my doctor was Robert Ikeman. By God, how lucky I feel to meet a doctor with such professional ethics, kindness and very focused on my health. Even though I don't speak fluent English, he did everything possible to understand us with such kindness and patience. Thank you !!!!"



Locations of Arthritis Centers on West Coast, Florida

1945 Versailles St,
Sarasota, FL 34239

Phone: 941-365-0770

Fax: 941-955-8984

6020 SR 70 East Suite 103,
Bradenton, FL 34203

Phone: 941 567-4021

Fax: 941-567-4024

1225 Jacaranda Blvd,
Venice, FL 34292

Phone: 941-484-4409

Fax: 941-485-3444

Take Control of your symptoms today.

We are able to see patients by appointment only. If you need to cancel an appointment, please contact our office at least 24 hours in advance. To expedite the check-in process prior to your appointment, please complete the pre-registration paperwork that will be emailed and texted to you through Phreesia. Please bring your insurance cards, method of payment, and identification with you to every appointment.