What is Rheumatology?

Rheumatology deals with the joints, soft tissues, autoimmune diseases, and heritable connective tissue disorders.

Rheumatology Treatment at NEUROMED

Rheumatologists at NEUROMED work in a team environment to provide state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment for autoimmune and inflammatory diseases that primarily affect the body's musculoskeletal system — joints, muscles, tendons, and ligaments. These conditions are known collectively as systemic rheumatic diseases. Rheumatologic disorders may also affect the blood vessels, skin, nerves, and most internal organs.
Our rheumatologists see an excess of many unique patients each year, evaluating more than 100 types of arthritis and all forms of vasculitis, autoimmune connective tissue diseases, and inflammatory muscle diseases. Among these disorders are commonly known conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, spondyloarthritis, crystalline arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, and scleroderma.

Rheumatology Tests at NEUROMED

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Rheumatology Therapy at NEUROMED

At NUEOMED, rheumatologists collaborate closely with physician experts in many specialties, depending on the nature of the rheumatologic disorder. They also work closely with your local doctor to ensure a smooth transition in your care when appropriate. This multidisciplinary teamwork ensures you receive seamless care that addresses all of your individual, specific health needs.