What do you need to know about rheumatology?
What is rheumatology?
Rheumatology is an area of medicine dedicated to treating joint pain diseases. This includes disorders of the bone, joint, muscles and the immune system. Examples include osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, lupus and gout. Additionally, rheumatology encompasses individual areas of pain including bursitis and tendonitis.
What services are offered in our clinic?
Diseases that we treat in our clinic are Rheumatoid Arthritis, Polymyalgia Rheumatica, Sjögren’s Syndrome, Inflammatory Muscle Diseases, Recurrent Blood Clots, Psoriatic Arthritis, Vasculitis, Fibromyalgia, Osteoporosis, Lupus (SLE), Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome, Osteoarthritis, Raynaud’s, Paget’s disease, Scleroderma, Positive ANA, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Gout/Pseudogout, Back Pain, and cases of recurrent Uveitis.