Eric Lirio, MD

Dr. Eric Lirio

Board Certified Rheumatologist

Medical School: West Virginia University School of Medicine
Internship and Residency: Internal Medicine Residency and Internship, West Virginia University
Fellowship: Rheumatology Fellowship, University of Mississippi

Eric Lirio, MD is a board-certified, fellowship-trained rheumatologist with a special interest in treating autoimmune disorders such as systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). He held academic appointments serving as an assistant professor, teaching rheumatology and internal medicine at the University of Mississippi and also taught at West Virginia University.


Dr. Lirio is a West Virginia native who attended Xavier University in Cincinnati for undergraduate school before attending West Virginia University for his internship and residency. He is relocating back to Ohio after completing his fellowship training in Mississippi. He enjoys playing golf, tennis, skiing and other outdoor sports and is an avid WVU football and basketball fan.