Medical School

Division of Pediatric Rheumatology

Department of Pediatrics

Bryce A. Binstadt, MD, PhD

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Academic Title

Associate Professor

Clinical Title

Pediatric Rheumatologist


  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Rheumatology


  • Explorer Clinic -- Pediatric Specialty Care
  • Specialty Infusion and Procedure Center


Medical School
Mayo Medical School, Rochester, MN
Harvard Medical School, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA (Pediatrics)
Harvard Medical School, Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA (Pediatric Rheumatology)
Ph.D. in Biological Sciences, Immunology
Mayo Graduate School
Rochester, MN

Contact Info


(612) 626-4598

(612) 626-6905

Office Address
Pediatric Rheumatology
6th Floor East Building
2450 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Mailing Address
Div of Pediatric Rheumatology
6th Floor East Building
8952F (Campus Delivery Code)
2450 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Bio Statement

Bryce A. Binstadt, MD, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Pediatric Rheumatology. He joined the University of Minnesota faculty in April 2007. Dr. Binstadt cares for children with arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, dermatomyositis, and related rheumatologic disorders. He heads a laboratory in the University of Minnesota's Center for Immunology focused on understanding the pathogenesis of autoimmune diseases with particular emphasis on immune-mediated cardiovascular disease. He is the director of the Pediatric Rheumatology Fellowship Training Program. Dr. Binstadt received his MD degree from Mayo Medical School and his PhD in Immunology from Mayo Graduate School in Rochester, MN. He then completed his residency in the Boston Combined Residency Program in Pediatrics at Children's Hospital Boston and Boston Medical Center, followed by fellowship training in Pediatric Rheumatology at Children's Hospital Boston. He served as an attending physician in the Rheumatology Program at Children's Hospital Boston/Harvard Medical School as well as a research fellow in the Section on Immunology and Immunogenetics at the Joslin Diabetes Center for two years before joining the faculty at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Binstadt is board-certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Rheumatology.

Research Projects

Current Funding Sources:

  • National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • American College of Rheumatology/Rheumatology Research Foundation
  • Irvine McQuarrie Research Scholar Award, U of M Dept. of Pediatrics (2008)
  • Mpls.St. Paul Magazine "Top Doctor" (2012-2015)
  • Outstanding Faculty Educator Award, U of M Dept. of Pediatrics (2008-2011)
  • Children’s Health Advancement through Innovative Research (CHAIR) Award, U of M Dept. of Pediatrics (2010)
  • Hulda Irene Duggan Arthritis Investigator, Arthritis Foundation (2007)
  • Minnesota Monthly "Best Doctors" (2014)



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