Dr. Jenny M. Cabas-Vargas

Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine¬†

Offices

PBMC Health Krauss Musculoskeletal Institute
64 Commerce Drive
Riverhead, NY 11901
631.369.5000

Specialties

Advanced treatment for arthritis, lupus, gout and other auto-immune diseases and joint pain conditions.

Professional Profile

An expert in the treatment of auto-immune diseases and related conditions that can cause joint pain and loss of mobility. Dr. Cabas-Vargas received her residency training in Internal Medicine at the Albert Einstein Medical Center, with a Rheumatology elective at the Hospital for Special Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital. She served her Rheumatology Fellowship at the SUNY Downstate Medical Center.

Her publications and presentations include peer-reviewed studies of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), pain-relief therapies for rheumatoid arthritis, and optimal approaches for auto-immune condition diagnoses. Prior to coming to Peconic Bay Medical Center, Dr. Cabas-Vargas was a staff Rheumatologist at the Institute for Rheumatology and Autoimmune Disease, Summit, NJ.

Education & Training

  • MD: Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Bogot√°, Colombia¬†
  • Internship, Internal Medicine: Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
  • Rheumatology Elective: Cornell Campus Program, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
  • Rheumatology Fellowship: SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY

Professional Societies

  • American College of Rheumatology (ACR)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM), Diplomate
  • American College of Physicians (ACP)
  • American Medical Association (AMA)
  • New Jersey Rheumatology Association
  • Colombian General Physician Association