Rheumatologists evaluate and treat patients with autoimmune diseases, arthritis, and musculoskeletal pain disorders.
Lauren Johnson, MD, is proud to return to her home state to care for Wyoming patients. Dr. Johnson grew up in Rawlins and attended medical school through the WWAMI Medical Education Program – a medical school partnership between Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, Montana and Idaho. She completed her two-year rheumatology fellowship at the University of Wisconsin in June 2020.
Rheumatologists diagnose and treat a variety of musculoskeletal system disorders, including degenerative, hereditary, and inflammatory disorders. Examples of these conditions include:
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Psoriatic arthritis
SCHEDULE A VIRTUAL APPOINTMENT
Protecting your overall health is as important as ever. That means staying in touch with your doctor or healthcare provider.
All Wyoming Health Medical Group providers are now able to make virtual appointments with their patients through TeleMed Wyoming. That means you can talk to your provider about your medications, new symptoms or other health concerns through the video technology of your smartphone, tablet or computer. Learn more about telehealth in this link, or call to schedule your virtual appointment.
My Patient Portal
Patient portals are interactive health records giving you convenient, 24-hour access to your personal health information. All you need is an internet connection.
Use My Patient Portal to:
- Schedule appointments with your primary care provider or request appointments with a specialist
- View laboratory results
- Request prescription refills
- Communicate directly with your provider
- View your medical record and test results
For New Patients
Once your appointment is scheduled, we will mail or email the patient forms (at right) to you. Please complete these forms carefully. Make sure to list all of your current prescription and over-the-counter medications, specifying the dosage and how often you take them. This information is written on the prescription label. If you need help completing the forms, please arrive 20 minutes early so our staff can assist you. Please bring these completed forms, a photo ID, insurance cards and current medication list to your appointment.
Payment is expected at the time of service. We accept cash, personal checks, VISA, Mastercard and Discover. We are happy to submit medical claims to your insurance provider. Payment arrangement options should be discussed prior to your appointment. For billing and payment questions, please call (307) 237-5026.
Wyoming Arthritis and Rheumatology is in network with the following insurance agencies. We will attempt to work with other agencies.
- Blue Cross Blue Shield
- United Healthcare
- Cigna (formerly Great West)
- First Choice of the Midwest
- First Choice Health (Formerly Health InfoNet)
- Imagine Health (WISE Network)
- Wyoming Worker’s Compensation
- Federal Worker’s Compensation