University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology

Bio for Narandra Bethina, M.D.
Narandra Bethina, M.D.

Narandra Bethina, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Rheumatology
Associate Director, Rheumatology Fellowship Program
Department of Medicine

Contact Information
Office Location:
Rheumatology Division, Acc Building - East Pavilion 5


Medical School, Mahadevappa Rampure Medical College, Gulbarga, India
Residency - Internal Medicine, University of Illinois/Saint Joseph Hospital, Chicago, IL
Fellowship - Rheumatology, University of Vermont/Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, VT

Awards and Honors

Dr. Bethina is a member of the American College of Rheumatology. Prior to his Rheumatology training, he was a Chief Resident at his Internal Medicine Residency training program. He received the June Sangchantr Humanitarian Award during his Internal Medicine Residency training.

Research Interests

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

As an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Department of Rheumatology, Dr. Bethina's research interests include Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Ultrasounds.


  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Gout
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Autoimmune disorders
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound

Academic Appointments

Dr. Bethina manages conditions such as Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR), Osteoarthritis, Gout, Lupus, Ankylosing Spondylitis, SCleroderma, Sjogren's Syndrome, Vasculitis, Inflammatory Myositis and other autoimmune disorders.

Board Certification

Internal Medicine