Dr. Loomer is a Board Certified Rheumatologist who has a very busy private medical practice that is limited to the management of patients who have autoimmune conditions. His patient population base consists of people living in southern Arizona and some of the surrounding states. He has been in private practice in Tucson, Arizona since 1992.
He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the State University of New York College at Oneonta. He holds a Master of Science Degree in Biomedical Sciences from Barry University in North Miami, Florida. Dr. Loomer graduated from St. George’s University School of Medicine in Grenada, West Indies. He completed an internal medicine internship at Greater Baltimore Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland, and an internal medicine residency at New Britain General Hospital in New Britain, Connecticut. He then went on to complete a two year rheumatology fellowship at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Hanover, New Hampshire.
Dr. Loomer is a Fellow of the American College of Rheumatology and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. Throughout the years, Dr. Loomer has been involved with medical education in several different capacities. He was a clinical instructor in medicine at Dartmouth Medical School, medical house staff lecturer at Tucson General Hospital, question writer for the American Board of Internal Medicine certification examination, peer review case consultant for the Arizona Board of Medical Examiners, admissions committee interviewer for The University of Arizona School of Medicine, and has participated on medical advisory boards to several pharmaceutical companies. In addition, Dr. Loomer has given many lectures on fibromyalgia, chronic pain, and other rheumatologic conditions to physician groups in Tucson, Phoenix, and New Mexico as well as local community based general public venues.