Welcome and thank you for visiting the Rheumatology Consultants website. Our dedicated physicians along with a professional and friendly staff make it possible for us to provide the best care and environment for the comprehensive treatment of your arthritis.
Rheumatology is the non-surgical subspecialty of internal medicine that focuses on common and complex problems that may affect the entire body, and frequently involves the musculoskeletal system. Such diseases include: Osteoarthritis, rheumatism, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, lupus, scleroderma, osteoporosis, vasculitis, and spondylitis. Common problems such as tendonitis, back pain, bursitis and carpal tunnel syndrome can be a result of rheumatologic disorders as well and can be managed by a Rheumatologist There are more than 100 types of rheumatological disorders, some of which are very serious and difficult to diagnose and treat. Arthritis can be a painful, often times debilitating disease, which can greatly impact your quality of life. This condition currently affects over 2.5 million people in the United States. Recent developments in research have helped provide earlier and more accurate diagnosis and effective treatment options. It is now possible to return to a normal life again, with minimal discomfort.
MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) has become a valuable tool in the diagnosis of autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis.
Accurate lab results are crucial to patient care. Our experienced medical technology staff has over 50 years of cumulative clinical experience.
Many patients that require infusion services, including biologic therapy for the treatment of rheumatoid and psoriatic arthritis and IV treatments for osteoporosis
X-rays have been used by physicians everywhere to diagnosis a variety of medical conditions. Standard x-rays function by transmitting ionized radiation through
In order to ensure the precise administration and most effective results from joint injections, our Doctors perform these treatments under ultrasound guidance
DEXA scans allows for a diagnosis of osteoporosis or osteopenia in patients prior to a fracture. It can also calculate a 10 year future risk of fracture.
An electromyogram and Nerve Conduction Study is a diagnostic procedure used to evaluate the electrical activity of muscles and the nerve cells.