Rheumatology Care at Reliant Medical Group
Expert care for prevention, diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal disorders
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It is estimated that over 40 million Americans suffer from arthritis and other rheumatic diseases that cause pain and swelling in the joints and connective tissue. In fact, arthritis is the leading cause of disability in the United States. Although many people ignore their joint problems at first, early treatment is the best way to prevent potential disability in the future.
The Division of Rheumatology at Reliant Medical Group offers expert care and treatment of arthritis and other rheumatic diseases that affect the body’s joints, muscles, bones, skin and other tissues. Our board-certified rheumatologists are specially trained to identify rheumatic diseases in their earliest stages, including all forms of arthritis, osteoporosis, autoimmune diseases such as lupus, musculoskeletal pain and other problems.
Rheumatic diseases are complex, and the advanced training of Reliant Medical Group rheumatologists allows them to develop the best course of treatment possible. From the latest medications, injections and specialized physical therapy, at Reliant Medical Group you will be ensured of receiving state-of-the-art treatment for your condition.
Treatment of rheumatic illnesses often involves the care of other health care professionals. At Reliant Medical Group, our rheumatologists work closely with our Department of Rehabilitation and the Department of Orthopedics to help patients regain mobility and enhance their quality of life. Other Reliant Medical Group health care professionals such as social workers can help patients and their families deal with the many challenges of living with a rheumatic disease.
Reliant Medical Group rheumatologists are also dedicated to conducting research to find the best treatments for rheumatic illnesses, as well as imparting their knowledge to the next generation of physicians at local institutions.
Whether you are suffering from arthritis, osteoporosis or another rheumatic illness, at Reliant Medical Group you will always receive the most modern and comprehensive care possible. If you would like to learn more about the diagnosis, care and treatment of rheumatic illnesses please visit the resources below.
Key Arthritis & Rheumatology Resources:
The Arthritis Society
American College of Rheumatology
American Pain Foundation