Fredrick Wigley, MD

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


Fredrick M. Wigley M.D. is the Martha McCrory Professor of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Associate Director, Division of Rheumatology, and the Director of the Scleroderma Center at the Johns Hopkins University.

He established The Johns Hopkins Scleroderma Centerin 1990 to provide excellent patient care to patients with scleroderma, Raynaud’s phenomenon and related disorders; to perform clinical and basic science research and to provide educational opportunities. He continues his passion for patient care and clinical research, as well as mentoring young investigators in Rheumatology. His primary research interest focuses on scleroderma, Raynaud’s phenomenon, and related disorders.

He was recently a co-editor on two books entitled, Scleroderma: From Pathogenesis to Comprehensive Management and Raynaud’s phenomenon: A Guide to Pathogenesis and Treatment. In 2009 he received the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) Distinguished Clinician Scholarship Award, and in 2011, he received the ACR Masters Award. In 2014 he received the Martha McCrory Professorship Endowed Chair in Medicine.