University of Nebraska Medical Center

Brent Luedders, MD

Assistant Professor, Division of Rheumatology

Dr. Brent Luedders

Dr. Luedders joined UNMC/Nebraska Medicine in 2023 after graduating from the rheumatology fellowship. He practices at the Westroads Clinic and sees patients with all rheumatic diseases. He is trained in the use of musculoskeletal ultrasound to aid in the diagnosis, monitoring, and treatment of these conditions. He has a particular interest in treatment of the spondyloarthritides including psoriatic arthritis and axial spondyloarthritis (ankylosing spondylitis), and is the co-director of the multidisciplinary psoriasis/psoriatic arthritis clinic. Dr. Luedders is currently working on obtaining a master's degree in clinical and translational research, with plans to participate in clinical trials of psoriatic arthritis and other rheumatic diseases. He is additionally involved in medical student, resident, and fellow education. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time outdoors, gardening, hiking, and traveling with his family. 


  • Medical School: University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine, 2017
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 2020 
  • Chief Resident: Internal Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, 2021
  • Fellowship: Rheumatology, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Medicine, 2023 
Patient Care

Clinic Locations: Westroads Clinic

Hospital Appointments: Omaha VA Medical Center

  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Psoriatic arthritis