Rheumatology is an internal medicine subspecialty that focuses on diagnosis and treatment of diseases involving joints, cartilage, muscles, bones and various organ systems.
Our clinic is dedicated to providing excellent, reliable care for the patients with rheumatic and systemic autoimmune diseases. We utilize a full array of diagnostic modalities, including blood tests, X-Ray, ultrasound and MRI, in order to make the diagnosis and we provide each patient with an individualized plan of care. We are doing our best to incorporate cutting edge therapies in our practice and to accommodate patient’s needs and preferences.
Most common conditions we treat in our clinic are:
- rheumatoid arthritis
- systemic lupus erythematosus
- vasculitis – such as giant cell arteritis, granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Wegener’s disease), microscopic polyangiitis.
- ankylosing spondylitis
- enteropathic arthritis – arthritis associated with inflammatory bowel disease such as Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis)
- psoriatic arthritis
- polymyalgia rheumatica
- gout and pseudogout