Joseph A. Nahas, MD
Joseph A. Nahas, MD

Joseph A. Nahas, MD

Assistant Professor
School of Medicine, Omaha Campus

Academic Appointments


  • Medicine


  • Assistant Professor

Publications and Presentations


  • Rakhra A, Munir A, Chilukuri RS, Nahas J. A Rare Case of Malignant
    Mesothelioma Presenting with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Seropositivity: A Case Report and Review of Literature. Cureus. 2019 Feb 19;11(2):e4092. doi:10.7759/cureus.4092. PubMed PMID: 31032152; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6472718.
     , Cureus, 11(2), e4092, 2019
  • Krishnan, Mridula and Nahas, Joseph. "Adult Onset Henoch-Schonlein Purpura and Intussusception: A Rare Presentation,", Case Reports in Rheumatology, vol. 2016, Article ID 3957605, 3 pages, 2016


  • Mukund Kumar, Ramya Sree Chilukuri, Joseph Nahas. Scurvy immitating Vasculitis: a diagnostic challenge. Nebraska Chapter ACP, Omaha, NE., 2018
  • Investigating Lupus Nephritis Patient Outcomes Receiving Belatacept Post Renal Transplant Using the UNOS Database. 2018 ACR/ARHP National Meeting, Chicago, IL., 2018
  • Rouhin Sen, Osman Bhatty, Joseph Nahas. Mortality in Selected Rheumatologic Diseases Using the National Inpatient Sample (NIS) from 2002-2014: Trend, Impact of Academic Hospital Teaching Status, Race/Ethnicity, and Average Age of Mortality. Congress of Clinical Rheumatology, Destin, FL., 2018
  • Dhingra, M., Haque, S., Kumar, M., Nahas, J. The Dark Void of Sarcoid: A Case of Sarcoid-Lymphoma Syndrome. Congress of Clinical Rheumatology (CCR) 2018. Destin, FL., 2018
  • ANCA (+) nephritis-what else besides Wegeners Rheumatology Winter Clinical Symposium, 2012
  • “Hypernatremia following eye surgery," 2009 Nebraska ACP competition, 2009
  • “Hypereosinophilic syndrome complicated with multi-organ failure,” 2009 Nebraska ACP competition, 2009
  • “An interesting case of rhabdomyolysis,” 2009 regional SGIM competition, 2009
  • “An interesting presentation of sarcoidosis,” 2008 Nebraska ACP competition, 2008
  • "Hashimoto Encephalopathy," Citywide Infectious Disease Case Conference; Omaha, Ne