Gurjit S. Kaeley, M.D.

Gurjit S. Kaeley M.D.

Professor & Chief, Division of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology; Medical Director, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Program; Program Director, Rheumatology Fellowship

Department: Department of Medicine
Business Phone: (904) 244-8846
Business Email: gurjit.kaeley@jax.ufl.edu

About Gurjit S. Kaeley

Gurjit S. Kaeley, M.D., is board-certified in rheumatology. He specializes in treating ankylosing spondylitis, connective tissue disease, gout, musculoskeletal conditions, osteoporosis, psoriatic arthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. He received his medical education from The London Hospital Medical College, and completed his residency and fellowship at University of Tennessee College of Medicine. Dr. Kaeley’s research special interests include gout, musculoskeletal ultrasound and rheumatoid arthritis.

Board Certifications

  • Rheumatology

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Rheumatology
Interests
  • Clinical Special Interests: General rheumatology, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout, connective tissue disease, osteoporosis, musculoskeletal ultrasound
  • Research Special Interests: Musculoskeletal ultrasound, rheumatoid arthritis, gout

Publications

2022
Improved outcomes in rheumatoid arthritis with obesity after a weight loss intervention: randomized trial
Rheumatology.():-[DOI] 10.1093/rheumatology/keac307.[PMID] .
2022
Management of Dactylitis in Patients With Psoriatic Arthritis: An Updated Literature Review Informing the 2021 GRAPPA Treatment Recommendations
The Journal of Rheumatology.():jrheum.220311-[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.220311.[PMID] .
2022
Toward a Sonographic Composite Index for Diagnosis in Psoriatic Arthritis: Highlights From the GRAPPA Ultrasound Workshop
The Journal of Rheumatology.():jrheum.211339-[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.211339.[PMID] .
2021
A Rare Case of Ecthyma Gangrenosum.
Journal of clinical rheumatology : practical reports on rheumatic & musculoskeletal diseases.27(8S):S855-[DOI] 10.1097/RHU.0000000000001338.[PMID] 32084072.
2021
Does withdrawal of immunosuppression in rheumatoid arthritis after SARS-CoV-2 infection increase the risk of vasculitis?
BMJ case reports.14(4):-[DOI] 10.1136/bcr-2020-241125.[PMID] 33846189.
2021
Doppler ultrasound impacts response to intravenous tocilizumab in rheumatoid arthritis patients.
Clinical rheumatology.40(12):5055-5065[DOI] 10.1007/s10067-021-05857-7.[PMID] 34269927.
2021
Manubriosternal Joint Involvement as a Presenting Feature of Axial Spondyloarthritis.
Cureus.13(12):e20527-[DOI] 10.7759/cureus.20527.[PMID] 35070561.
2021
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Diagnosis of Symptomatic Hoffa's Fat Pad Ganglion Cyst Successfully Managed Nonoperatively: A Case Report.
Cureus.13(10):e18665-[DOI] 10.7759/cureus.18665.[PMID] 34790445.
2021
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Childhood Arthritis Limited Examination: A Comprehensive, Reliable, Time-Efficient Assessment of Synovitis.
Arthritis care & research.():-[DOI] 10.1002/acr.24759.[PMID] 34328679.
2021
Nail Psoriasis: Diagnosis, Assessment, Treatment Options, and Unmet Clinical Needs
The Journal of Rheumatology.48(8):1208-1220[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.201471.[PMID] .
2021
Secukinumab-Induced Lupus Erythematosus: A Case Report and Literature Review.
Journal of clinical rheumatology : practical reports on rheumatic & musculoskeletal diseases.27(8S):S753-S754[DOI] 10.1097/RHU.0000000000001511.[PMID] 32815907.
2021
Sentinel joint scoring in rheumatoid arthritis: an individualized power Doppler assessment strategy.
Clinical rheumatology.40(3):1077-1084[DOI] 10.1007/s10067-020-05340-9.[PMID] 32803573.
2021
The Role of Ultrasound in Research and Clinical Practice in Psoriatic Arthritis: Highlights From the GRAPPA Ultrasound Workshop
The Journal of Rheumatology.():jrheum.201677-[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.201677.[PMID] .
2020
Clinical advances - from bench to bedside.
Best practice & research. Clinical rheumatology.34(5):101598-[DOI] 10.1016/j.berh.2020.101598.[PMID] 33153896.
2020
Development and Validation of a Sonographic Enthesitis Instrument in Psoriatic Arthritis: The GRAPPA Diagnostic Ultrasound Enthesitis Tool (DUET) Project
The Journal of Rheumatology.96():50-52[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.200128.[PMID] .
2020
Diagnostic accuracy of salivary gland ultrasound in Sjögren's syndrome: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Therapeutic advances in musculoskeletal disease.12():1759720X20973560-[DOI] 10.1177/1759720X20973560.[PMID] 33281953.
2020
Enthesitis in psoriatic arthritis (Part 2): imaging
Rheumatology.59(Supplement_1):i15-i20[DOI] 10.1093/rheumatology/keaa040.[PMID] 32159789.
2020
Imaging and rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases.
Best practice & research. Clinical rheumatology.34(6):101642-[DOI] 10.1016/j.berh.2020.101642.[PMID] 33339594.
2020
Imaging in rheumatic and musculoskeletal conditions: State of the art and challenges.
Best practice & research. Clinical rheumatology.34(6):101643-[DOI] 10.1016/j.berh.2020.101643.[PMID] 33339593.
2020
Imaging Techniques: Options for the Diagnosis and Monitoring of Treatment of Enthesitis in Psoriatic Arthritis
The Journal of Rheumatology.47(7):973-982[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.190512.[PMID] .
2020
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Instruction in Adult Rheumatology Fellowship Programs.
Arthritis care & research.72(6):859-870[DOI] 10.1002/acr.23336.[PMID] 28777891.
2020
Peripheral Enthesitis in Spondyloarthritis: Lessons from Targeted Treatments
Drugs.80(14):1419-1441[DOI] 10.1007/s40265-020-01352-6.[PMID] .
2020
Pyoderma Gangrenosum as a Presenting Feature of Undifferentiated Spondyloarthropathy with Erosive Inflammatory Arthritis
Case Reports in Rheumatology.2020():1-7[DOI] 10.1155/2020/1848562.[PMID] 32274238.
2020
The importance of ultrasound in identifying and differentiating patients with early inflammatory arthritis: a narrative review.
Arthritis research & therapy.22(1):1-[DOI] 10.1186/s13075-019-2050-4.[PMID] 31898524.
2020
Ultrasound and multi-biomarker disease activity score for assessing and predicting clinical response to tofacitinib treatment in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
BMC rheumatology.4():55-[DOI] 10.1186/s41927-020-00153-4.[PMID] 33089069.
2020
Ultrasound detects synovitis in replaced and other surgically operated joints in rheumatoid arthritis patients.
BMC rheumatology.4():8-[DOI] 10.1186/s41927-019-0107-2.[PMID] 32025629.
2020
Visualization of Enthesitis by Ultrasound: a Key Diagnostic Tool in Spondyloarthropathy Diagnosis and Management
Current Rheumatology Reports.22(9):-[DOI] 10.1007/s11926-020-00927-2.[PMID] .
2019
A Phase II Trial of Lutikizumab, an Anti-Interleukin-1α/β Dual Variable Domain Immunoglobulin, in Knee Osteoarthritis Patients With Synovitis.
Arthritis & rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.).71(7):1056-1069[DOI] 10.1002/art.40840.[PMID] 30653843.
2019
Development of a Preliminary Ultrasonographic Enthesitis Score in Psoriatic Arthritis - GRAPPA Ultrasound Working Group.
The Journal of rheumatology.46(4):384-390[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.171465.[PMID] 30323008.
2019
Psoriatic Arthritis Sonographic Enthesitis Instruments: A Systematic Review of the Literature.
The Journal of rheumatology.46(1):43-56[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.171466.[PMID] 30008458.
2019
The Elusive but Painful Subtalar Joint in Rheumatoid Arthritis
The Journal of Rheumatology.46(4):333-336[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.181156.[PMID] .
2019
The GRAPPA Sonographic Enthesitis Workshop.
The Journal of rheumatology. Supplement.95():51-53[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.190117.[PMID] 31154405.
2018
Chasing the Ghost of Imaging Remission in Rheumatoid Arthritis.
The Journal of rheumatology.45(7):881-883[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.180035.[PMID] 29961675.
2018
Clinical Responses and Synovial Vascularity in Obese Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Treated with Adalimumab and Methotrexate.
The Journal of rheumatology.45(12):1628-1635[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.171232.[PMID] 30173153.
2018
Cutaneous toxicity of oral low-dose methotrexate.
Proceedings (Baylor University. Medical Center).31(3):364-366[DOI] 10.1080/08998280.2018.1463039.[PMID] 29904314.
2018
Dactylitis: A hallmark of psoriatic arthritis.
Seminars in arthritis and rheumatism.48(2):263-273[DOI] 10.1016/j.semarthrit.2018.02.002.[PMID] 29573849.
2018
Effectiveness of healthcare educational and behavioral interventions to improve gout outcomes: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Therapeutic advances in musculoskeletal disease.10(12):235-252[DOI] 10.1177/1759720X18807117.[PMID] 30515250.
2018
Enthesitis: A hallmark of psoriatic arthritis.
Seminars in arthritis and rheumatism.48(1):35-43[DOI] 10.1016/j.semarthrit.2017.12.008.[PMID] 29429762.
2018
Options for Assessing Joints and Entheses in Psoriatic Arthritis by Ultrasonography and Magnetic Resonance Imaging: How to Move Forward.
The Journal of rheumatology. Supplement.94():44-47[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.180140.[PMID] 29858354.
2018
Silicone-Induced Foreign Body Reaction: An Unusual Differential Diagnosis of Posterolateral Hip Pain
Case Reports in Medicine.2018():1-3[DOI] 10.1155/2018/1802794.[PMID] 30073026.
2018
Similar Improvements in Patient-Reported Outcomes Among Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Treated with Two Different Doses of Methotrexate in Combination with Adalimumab: Results From the MUSICA Trial.
Rheumatology and therapy.5(1):123-134[DOI] 10.1007/s40744-018-0105-7.[PMID] 29574622.
2017
Coronary artery disease in high risk South Asian immigrants: Role of dysfunctional HDL in risk prediction.
Indian heart journal.69(5):658-659[DOI] 10.1016/j.ihj.2017.07.014.[PMID] 29054195.
2017
Sonographic Characteristics of Extensor Tendon Abnormalities and Relationship With Joint Disease Activity in Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Pilot Study.
Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine.36(5):985-992[DOI] 10.7863/ultra.16.05024.[PMID] 28258622.
2017
State of the art of ultrasound in the assessment of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis.
Expert review of clinical immunology.13(5):439-447[DOI] 10.1080/1744666X.2017.1262765.[PMID] 27885882.
2017
The 2017 EULAR standardised procedures for ultrasound imaging in rheumatology.
Annals of the rheumatic diseases.76(12):1974-1979[DOI] 10.1136/annrheumdis-2017-211585.[PMID] 28814430.
2017
Treatment efficacy and methotrexate-related toxicity in patients with rheumatoid arthritis receiving methotrexate in combination with adalimumab.
RMD open.3(2):e000465-[DOI] 10.1136/rmdopen-2017-000465.[PMID] 28955494.
2017
Ultrasound Features of the Posterior Tibialis Tendon and Peroneus Brevis Tendon Entheses: Comparison Study Between Healthy Adults and Those With Inflammatory Arthritis.
Arthritis care & research.69(10):1519-1525[DOI] 10.1002/acr.23180.[PMID] 27998042.
2016
Changes in Ultrasonographic Vascularity Upon Initiation of Adalimumab Combination Therapy in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients With an Inadequate Response to Methotrexate.
Arthritis & rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.).68(11):2584-2592[DOI] 10.1002/art.39751.[PMID] 27214046.
2016
Clinical Comorbidities among Cocaine Users Screened in the Community through HealthStreet.
Health behavior and policy review.3(1):54-61[DOI] .[PMID] 27030823.
2016
Imaging in the diagnosis and management of peripheral psoriatic arthritis-The clinical utility of magnetic resonance imaging and ultrasonography.
Best practice & research. Clinical rheumatology.30(4):624-637[DOI] 10.1016/j.berh.2016.08.012.[PMID] 27931958.
2016
Methotrexate Dosage Reduction Upon Adalimumab Initiation: Clinical and Ultrasonographic Outcomes from the Randomized Noninferiority MUSICA Trial.
The Journal of rheumatology.43(8):1480-9[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.151009.[PMID] 27307526.
2015
Assessing Elementary Lesions in Gout by Ultrasound: Results of an OMERACT Patient-based Agreement and Reliability Exercise.
The Journal of rheumatology.42(11):2149-54[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.150366.[PMID] 26472419.
2015
International Consensus for ultrasound lesions in gout: results of Delphi process and web-reliability exercise.
Rheumatology (Oxford, England).54(10):1797-805[DOI] 10.1093/rheumatology/kev112.[PMID] 25972391.
2015
More than meets the eye.
Journal of clinical rheumatology : practical reports on rheumatic & musculoskeletal diseases.21(2):104-[DOI] 10.1097/RHU.0000000000000226.[PMID] 25710865.
2015
The OMERACT Ultrasound Working Group 10 Years On: Update at OMERACT 12.
The Journal of rheumatology.42(11):2172-6[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.141462.[PMID] 25774059.
2015
Ultrasound as an Outcome Measure in Gout. A Validation Process by the OMERACT Ultrasound Working Group.
The Journal of rheumatology.42(11):2177-81[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.141294.[PMID] 26329333.
2014
Changes in Ultrasonographic Vascularity Upon Initiation of Adalimumab Combination Therapy in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients With Inadequate Response To Methotrexate
Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases.73(2):469-469[DOI] 10.1136/annrheumdis-2014-eular.1389.[PMID] .
2014
Defining Elementary Ultrasound Lesions in Gout. Preliminary Results of Delphi Consensus and Web-Exercise Reliability
Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases.73(2):302-302[DOI] 10.1136/annrheumdis-2014-eular.5580.[PMID] .
2014
Evolution of musculoskeletal ultrasound in the United States: implementation and practice in rheumatology.
Arthritis care & research.66(1):7-13[DOI] 10.1002/acr.22183.[PMID] 24115730.
2014
Musculoskeletal ultrasound objective structured clinical examination: an assessment of the test.
Arthritis care & research.66(1):2-6[DOI] 10.1002/acr.22105.[PMID] 23925978.
2014
Novel imaging modalities in spondyloarthritis.
Best practice & research. Clinical rheumatology.28(5):729-45[DOI] 10.1016/j.berh.2014.10.006.[PMID] 25488781.
2014
Responsiveness in rheumatoid arthritis. a report from the OMERACT 11 ultrasound workshop.
The Journal of rheumatology.41(2):379-82[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.131084.[PMID] 24241482.
2014
Similar Improvements in Physical Function, Quality of Life and Work Productivity Among Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Treated With 2 Different Doses of Methotrexate in Combination With Adalimumab
Arthritis & Rheumatology.66(10, SI):S1042-S1043[DOI] .[PMID] .
2014
The Use of Ultrasound To Detect Residual Joint Inflammation in Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis in Clinical Disease Remission.
Arthritis & Rheumatology.66(10, SI):S52-[DOI] .[PMID] .
2014
The Use of Week 12 Cdai, Rapid3 and Das28(Crp) Responses To Predict Optimal Response To Methotrexate
Arthritis & Rheumatology.66(10, SI):S160-S161[DOI] .[PMID] .
2013
Adalimumab in Combination With High and Low Dose-Methotrexate in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients With Inadequate Response To Methotrexate: Pharmacokinetic Results From the Musica Study
Arthritis and Rheumatism.65():S623-S624[DOI] .[PMID] .
2013
Imaging appearances in gout.
Arthritis.2013():673401-[DOI] 10.1155/2013/673401.[PMID] 23585966.
2013
Impact of Methotrexate Dose Reduction Upon Initiation of Adalimumab On Clinical and Ultrasonographic Parameters in Patients With Moderate To Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Arthritis and Rheumatism.65():S1147-[DOI] .[PMID] .
2013
Musculoskeletal ultrasound training and competency assessment program for rheumatology fellows.
Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine.32(10):1735-43[DOI] 10.7863/ultra.32.10.1735.[PMID] 24065254.
2013
Preliminary Entrustable Professional Activities in Muscloskeletal Ultrasound for Rheumatology Fellowship Training
Arthritis and Rheumatism.65():S1205-S1206[DOI] .[PMID] .
2013
Ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging in the evaluation of psoriatic dactylitis: status and perspectives.
The Journal of rheumatology.40(12):1951-7[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.130643.[PMID] 24187105.
2013
Ultrasound Characteristics of Extensor Tendon Abnormalities and Peritendinous Fluid in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Arthritis and Rheumatism.65():S828-S829[DOI] .[PMID] .
2013
Ultrasound imaging module: report from the GRAPPA 2012 annual meeting.
The Journal of rheumatology.40(8):1450-2[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.130461.[PMID] 23908544.
2012
From Novice To Expert: Competency Milestones for Musculoskeletal Ultrasound.
Arthritis and Rheumatism.64():S1096-[DOI] .[PMID] .
2012
GRAPPA 2011: proceedings from the ultrasound imaging module.
The Journal of rheumatology.39(11):2211-3[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.120826.[PMID] 23118290.
2012
Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Objective Structured Clinical Examination: An Assessment of the Test
Arthritis and Rheumatism.64():S1097-[DOI] .[PMID] .
2012
The ultrasound imaging module: a report from the GRAPPA 2010 annual meeting.
The Journal of rheumatology.39(2):404-7[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.111234.[PMID] 22298266.
2011
Review of the use of ultrasound for the diagnosis and monitoring of enthesitis in psoriatic arthritis.
Current rheumatology reports.13(4):338-45[DOI] 10.1007/s11926-011-0184-8.[PMID] 21556844.
2011
Systematic review of MRI, ultrasound, and scintigraphy as outcome measures for structural pathology in interventional therapeutic studies of knee arthritis: focus on responsiveness.
The Journal of rheumatology.38(1):142-54[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.100377.[PMID] 20889598.
2010
Comment on: An analysis of MRI and ultrasound imaging in patients with gout who have normal plain radiographs.
Rheumatology (Oxford, England).49(5):1022-3; author reply 1023[DOI] 10.1093/rheumatology/keq019.[PMID] 20172992.
2010
Self-directed learning of basic musculoskeletal ultrasound among rheumatologists in the United States.
Arthritis care & research.62(2):155-60[DOI] 10.1002/acr.20063.[PMID] 20191513.
2010
The use of musculoskeletal ultrasound by rheumatologists in the United States.
Bulletin of the NYU hospital for joint diseases.68(4):292-8[DOI] .[PMID] 21162707.
2010
Ultrasound in American Rheumatology Practice: Report of the American College of Rheumatology Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Task Force
Arthritis Care & Research.62(9):1206-1219[DOI] 10.1002/acr.20241.[PMID] 20506272.
2009
Assessing single joints in arthritis clinical trials.
The Journal of rheumatology.36(9):2092-6[DOI] 10.3899/jrheum.090364.[PMID] 19738219.
2009
Reliability of ultrasonography in detecting shoulder disease in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
Annals of the rheumatic diseases.68(3):357-61[DOI] 10.1136/ard.2008.089243.[PMID] 18390570.
1999
Effects of long-term administration of methotrexate on bone mineral density in rheumatoid arthritis.
Calcified tissue international.64(2):100-1[DOI] .[PMID] 9914314.
1999
Lack of efficacy of oral bovine type II collagen added to existing therapy in rheumatoid arthritis.
Arthritis and rheumatism.42(6):1204-8[DOI] .[PMID] 10366113.
1999
Osteoporosis associated with non-familial acro-osteolysis successful treatment with an anti-resorptive agent.
Journal of clinical rheumatology : practical reports on rheumatic & musculoskeletal diseases.5(6):346-8[DOI] .[PMID] 19078428.

Office Information

Academic Office
2nd Floor, LRC
653-1 West 8th Street, L14
Jacksonville, FL 32209
(904) 244-3702
gurjit.kaeley@jax.ufl.edu
Administrative Manager
Noretta Rasmussen
(904) 244-8846
Noretta.Rasmussen@jax.ufl.edu
GME Office
2nd Floor, LRC
653-1 West 8th Street, L14
Jacksonville, FL 32209
Phone: (904) 244-7514
Fax: (904) 244-5650
gurjit.kaeley@jax.ufl.edu
Program Manager
Lillie Braswell
(904) 244-7514
Lillie.braswell@jax.ufl.edu

Education

Medical Degree
1990 · The London Hospital Medical College, London, UK
Internal Medicine Residency
1996 · University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Memphis, TN, USA
Rheumatology Fellowship
1998 · University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Memphis, TN, USA