The Rheumatology department at CareMount Medical specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of rheumatic disorders, including rheumatoid arthritis and other bone, joint, and muscle diseases.
Rheumatology is a sub-specialty of internal medicine and pediatrics that focuses on diagnosing rheumatic diseases. Some diseases diagnosed and/or managed by a rheumatologist include:
- Rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatoid arthritis is an inflammatory condition that leads to stiff hands, feet and wrists.
- Lupus is a disease that affects your immune system, reducing someone’s ability to fight infection.
- Group of diseases involving degradation of joints.
- Septic arthritis
- Group of disorders characterized by inflammatory destruction of blood vessels
Symptoms and Conditions Treated by Our Rheumatology Department
Some of the common conditions treated by our Rheumatologists include:
Treatment and Services Available
- Rheumatoid Arthritis