James Wise

James Wise, MD

Board Certified in Rheumatology

James L Wise, MD has been practicing rheumatology in Kingston/Ulster County since 1982. He has been in several practice situations and looks forward to joining MAHV starting in March 2018. His medical education was in New York City and comes, originally, from Philadelphia. He enjoys the opportunity to use his knowledge and skills to help individuals manage, often complex, medical problems. There is nothing more rewarding than to lessen pain and increase function. Besides medical practice, he is very proud of his 3, now, adult children. He has 3 wonderful grandchildren and a new one coming mid-year. He enjoys outside activities that include biking and skiing.


  • Vasculitis
  • SLE (Lupus)
  • Gout
  • Sarcodosis
  • All Forms of Arthritis
  • Fever Without infection syndromes

Education/Medical Training

  • Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Cum Laude with B.A. Biology
  • SUNY, Downstate Medical School, Brooklyn, New York Degree- Doctor of Medicine


  • Attending Staff at Health Alliance (Kingston and Benedictine Hospitals)


  • Diplomat of Internal Medicine
  • Diplomat of Rheumatology
  • American College of Rheumatology