Myint M. Thway, M.D.

Myint M. Thway M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Department of Medicine
Business Phone: (904) 244-8846
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About Myint M. Thway

Myint Myat Thway, M.D., is board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology. She received her medical education from The Institute of Medicine, Yangon, Myanmar. She completed her internal medicine residency at the Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York. She was a faculty of Internal Medicine before she pursued her rheumatology fellowship at the University of Miami, Millar School of Medicine. She is a fellow of the American College of Rheumatology. She is experienced in treating a wide range of systemic autoimmune diseases, including Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Scleroderma and Sjogren’s Syndrome and has a particular interest in maternal care of autoimmune disorder. She is prides herself in taking the time to listen to her patients and provide passionate care with integration and collaboration with colleagues. She is married and a mother of two. She enjoys traveling and discovering new cultures.

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Clinical Profile

  • Rheumatology
  • Clinical Special Interests: General Rheumatology, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE or lupus) and maternal care with autoimmune disorder


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.
Manubriosternal Joint Involvement as a Presenting Feature of Axial Spondyloarthritis.
Cureus.13(12):e20527-[DOI] 10.7759/cureus.20527.[PMID] 35070561.
Pyoderma Gangrenosum as a Presenting Feature of Undifferentiated Spondyloarthropathy with Erosive Inflammatory Arthritis.
Case reports in rheumatology.2020():1848562-[DOI] 10.1155/2020/1848562.[PMID] 32274238.
Rare but deadly manifestation of systemic lupus erythematosus.
BMJ case reports.13(11):-[DOI] 10.1136/bcr-2020-239646.[PMID] 33139378.

Office Information

Academic Office
2nd Floor, LRC
653-1 West 8th Street, L14
Jacksonville, FL 32209
(904) 244-3702
Administrative Manager
Noretta Rasmussen
(904) 244-8846


Medical Degree
2000 · Institute of Medicine 1, Yangon, Myanmar
Internal Medicine Residency
2009 · Lutheran Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY, USA
Rheumatology Fellowship
2014 · Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA