Lupus Care

The Lupus Center at UC San Diego Health brings together world-class physicians and researchers, as well as pharmaceutical and biotechnology partners, to deliver exceptional care and develop new treatments for this chronic autoimmune disease.

While there is no cure for lupus, our care team offers state-of-the-art approaches to suppress the disease, prevent flare-ups and reduce damage to the body.


Specialty Clinics

We offer specialized clinics for common symptoms and complications of lupus. At these clinics, you may schedule appointments with the specialists you need to comprehensively manage your condition.

Lupus Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

Clinical Trials

Advancing Treatments and Preventing Damage from Lupus

UC San Diego Health physicians are actively researching ways to improve the health and quality of life of people with lupus. In addition to standard treatment approaches, you may be able to receive an innovative or novel treatment or intervention by joining a clinical trial. If you're interested in learning more, talk to your doctor about whether a clinical trial could be right for you.