Alan Bridges, MD

Distinguished Professor (CHS)
UW Med Fndtn Centennial Bldg
1685 Highland Ave 4124
Madison WI 53705-2281
(608) 280-7094


  • University of Illinois College of Medicine, Peoria, Illinois - MD
  • UW Madison Hospital and Clinics - Residency in Internal Medicine
  • UW Madison Hospital and Clinics - Chief Resident
  • UW Madison Hospital and Clinics - Fellowship in Rheumatology

Professional Activities

Dr. Alan Bridges is a faculty member in the Division of Rheumatology within the Department of Medicine. Dr. Bridges is Senior Vice Chair of the Department of Medicine and Director of the Immunology Laboratory at UW Hospital and Clinics. Dr. Bridges is heavily involved in quality improvement and economics of medical practice.  He serves as a clinical consultant for rare cases of connective tissue disease and vasculitis. Dr. Bridges is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and the American College of Rheumatology.

Research Interests

View Dr. Alan Bridges’ Publications on NCBI My Bibliography

Dr. Bridges' research is related to autoantibody testing in connective tissue diseases.