Dr. Perkins is a native of Houston, Texas and received his MD and PhD degrees from University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He received post-graduate residency training in internal medicine from Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland and completed his rheumatology fellowship training at University of Colorado Health Sciences Center in Denver. Dr. Perkins is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society, is board certified in both internal medicine and rheumatology and is an Assistant Clinical Professor at University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. Dr. Perkins is a Certified Clinical Densitometrist. Dr. Perkins sees patients in our Longmont and Broomfield offices. He founded Colorado Center for Arthritis and Osteoporosis in 1998.