Rheumatology Specialists in Tampa Bay Area
Bay Area Arthritis and Osteoporosis is one of the leading rheumatology institutes in the Tampa Bay Area. We have a team of experienced professionals who offer high-quality medical care for Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Sjogren's Syndrome, Scleroderma, Myositis, Gout, Polymyalgia Rheumatica, and Osteoporosis.
Vipul Joshi, MD, CCD
Dr. Joshi graduated from BJ Medical College and Research Center in Ahmedabad, India, in 1990. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Jersey Shore Medical Center in Neptune, New Jersey, in 1997, where he received the Best Intern Award and was named Chief Resident. He became board-certified in Internal Medicine in 1997.
Dr. Joshi practiced internal medicine for four years before he decided to further his education in Rheumatology. He began his Rheumatology Fellowship in 2001 at Louisiana State University in Shreveport, Louisiana, and graduated in 2003. Dr. Joshi has been practicing Rheumatology in Brandon since 2003. He founded Bay Area Arthritis and Osteoporosis to address the Rheumatology needs of the Tampa Bay Area.
Dr. Joshi is Board Certified in Rheumatology. He is a member of various prestigious boards and associations.
He has also received training in musculoskeletal ultrasound at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, and at the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, NY. Dr. Joshi is the Primary Investigator for multiple national clinical research trials at BAAO.
In his spare time, Dr. Joshi enjoys photography, reading, and traveling. He resides in Tampa with his wife and two children.
Katrina Kemp, PA-C, CCD
Katrina attended the University of Florida and graduated with honors in 1999 with her Bachelor of Health Science degree in Occupational Therapy. She worked as an Occupational Therapist for four years before going back to the University of Florida, where she obtained her Master's degree in Physician Assistant Studies in 2005. She joined Dr. Joshi*s practice in 2005.
She also received training in musculoskeletal ultrasound at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, and at the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, NY.
As a former certified group exercise instructor and personal trainer, Katrina has a particular interest in nutrition and fitness. She is also a certified nutritional consultant (CNC), and she is passionate about helping her patients understand the importance of proper nutrition, exercise, and stress relief to maximize their healing. She lives in Valrico with her husband and son and enjoys doing yoga, jogging, cooking, and gardening in her spare time.
Beth Irwin, ARNP-C
Beth attended South University and graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2008 with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She worked as a Registered Nurse at a level 1 trauma hospital for six years before going back to South University, where she obtained her Masters of Science in Nursing with honors.
Beth lives in Lithia with her husband, two kids, and a dog. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, exercising, traveling, and going to the beach.
Tatyana Korableva, PA-C
Tatyana obtained her Master of Clinical Medical Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Barry University in St. Petersburg, Florida, in 2011. She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and licensed by the state of Florida.
She is a member of the Florida Academy of Physician Assistants and the International Society for Clinical Densitometry. Before attending Barry University, Tatyana attended the Medical University in Saint Petersburg, Russia. She moved to the United States in 2000.
In the United States, Tatyana attended the University of South Florida, where she obtained her Bachelor of Biomedical Science degree. She worked as an Ophthalmic Assistant in St. Petersburg, Florida, for two years and joined the Bay Area Arthritis and Osteoporosis in February of 2012. Tatyana serves as the sub-investigator for multiple clinical research studies at BAAO.
Tatyana resides in Brandon with her husband and enjoys spending her free time with family and friends, reading, practicing yoga, and traveling.
Kailyn Campbell, PA-C
Kailyn attended the University of Florida (Go Gators!) and graduated with honors in 2014, with her Bachelor in Health Science. She worked as a medical scribe for several years in the Emergency Room at Shand’s Hospital before attending her Physician Assistant program. She then attended Wake Forest University School of Medicine in 2015, graduating with a Master Degree in Medical Science. She maintains certification through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is licensed by the state of Florida.
She is a member of the Florida Society of Rheumatology (FSR) and the International Society of Clinical Densitometry (ISCD). Kailyn started her career in Family Medicine, before joining Dr. Joshi’s practice in March of 2019. She also serves as a sub-investigator on several clinical research studies at BAAO.
She resides locally in Riverview and enjoys cooking, exercising, traveling and spending time with her dog and husband.