University of Wisconsin
School of Medicine and Public Health

Sara McCoy, MD



MADISON, WI 53705-2281

(608) 262-0908


  • Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio - MD
  • Mayo Clinic - Residency in Internal Medicine
  • University of Michigan - Fellowship in Rheumatology
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison - MS, Clinical Investigation

Professional Activities

Dr. Sara McCoy is a faculty member in the Division of Rheumatology within the Department of Medicine. As clinical rheumatologist, she serves as director of the UW Health Sjögren’s Syndrome Clinic to treat patients living with this immune system disorder. She is a member of several professional societies including the American College of Rheumatology and the Sjögren’s Syndrome Foundation. Dr. McCoy has provided clinical and classroom instruction in rheumatology and musculoskeletal topics to medical students, residents, fellows, and students in the physician’s assistant (PA) program. Honors awarded to Dr. McCoy include the Making A Difference Award from the University of Michigan, the William D. Robinson University of Michigan Rheumatology Society Award, the Internal Medicine Outstanding Achievement Award at Mayo Clinic, and the Alfred S. Maschke Award at Case Western Reserve University Medical School. She has presented lectures and clinical research at national medical and scientific conferences including annual meetings of the American College of Physicians, the American College of Rheumatology, the Sjögren’s Syndrome Symposium, and the Rheumatology Research Foundation.

Clinical Specialties

Dr. McCoy’s clinical interests include Sjögren’s syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, auto-immune disorders, post-Lyme disease syndrome, and lupus (systemic lupus erythematosus). She has completed advanced training in diagnostic ultrasound from the Ultrasound School of North American Rheumatologists (USSONAR).