About Us

Advanced Arthritis Clinic provides State of the Art specialized care for patients suffering with Arthritis and Musculoskeletal disorders. AAC has been providing services for Rheumatology patients since 2011. Our mission is to provide exellent comprehensive care by accommodating the needs of patients and referring physicians.

About Dr. Velkuru, MD

Dr .Vani Velkuru is the founding physician of Advanced Arthritis Clinic, Fremont, CA. She is Board Certified in Rheumatology and Internal Medicine and has more than 10 years of medical experience. Dr. Velkuru is trained extensively in the diagnosis and treatment of Arthritis, Autoimmune diseases, Musculoskeletal pain and Osteoporosis. Dr. Velkuru completed her Rheumatology Fellowship at Loma Linda University Medical Center in Southern California. She completed her Residency and served as the Chief Resident at UCLA - Kern Medical Center, Bakersfield, CA. Dr. Velkuru has authored many publications and was a speaker at many conferences. She is an active member of the American College of Rheumatology. She is a caring and compassionate physician with excellent bedside manners and strives to provide high quality healthcare.

Educational Background

Fellowship at Loma Linda University
Residency at UCLA-Kern Medical Center, Bakersfield, CA

Board Certification

Board Certified in Rheumatology
Board Certified in Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

Washington Hospital, Fremont, CA
John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek, CA

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Clinic Hours

Monday-Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm