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A practicing Rheumatologist in Omaha since 1981, Dr. Wees joined OrthoNebraska in an effort to provide more collaborative care to his patients. He has done vast research in internal medicine, and has written several successful textbooks, journals and abstracts. Currently, Dr. Wees serves as a member of the Physician Consultant’s Panel for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska and is an active participant in new drug therapy trials.


Rheumatoid Arthritis, Gout, Inflammatory Muscle Disease, Lupus, Osteoarthritis, Osteoporosis, and less common conditions

Ages treated: Adults

Accepts workers comp: Yes

Team Members

Jessica Lisherness

Call Nurse:

(402) 609-1200 press 2
42 Years in Practice



  • Board Certified in Rheumatology by the American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine


  • University of Alabama in Birmingham | Rheumatology Fellowship, 1981
  • Henry Ford Hospital| Internal Medicine Residency, 1979
  • Wayne State University| MD, 1976
  • University of Michigan | BS, 1971

Memberships & Awards

  • American College of Physicians (Fellow)
  • American Rheumatism Association (Fellow)