The Rheumatology department specializes in diagnosis and treatment for adults with rheumatic and immunologic diseases. There are more than 100 types of these diseases/conditions. These vary from simple to complex and mild to life threatening. They include osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, pseudogout, psoriatic arthritis, systemic lupus, tendonitis/bursitis, fibromyalgia, osteoporosis, vasculitis and others.
In every instance, there are opportunities to improve the quality of life and enhance longevity.