Dr. Ritter is the Co-Director of the Center for Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology and a Fellow of the American College of Rheumatology. He has been an investigator in numerous clinical trials.
Dr. Ritter has been acknowledged by his peers with Top Doctor in Rheumatology in Miami Award since 2000 and by his patients with the Compassionate Doctor Award for the last several years. Dr. Ritter graduated from Yale University with a Bachelor of Science degree. He obtained his medical degree from George Washington University Medical School, graduating with honors, Alpha Omega Alpha. He completed his residency in Internal Medicine at St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital, an affiliate of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University in New York City. He went on to do a fellowship in Rheumatology at Georgetown University Medical Center. After completing his fellowship at Georgetown, he practiced in Washington, DC for 5 years at the Center for Arthritis and Rehabilitation before coming to Miami to join the Center for Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases. Dr. Ritter is married with 3 children, and enjoys basketball, surfing, music, and movies.