The department of Rheumatology at Aster CMI hospital deals with the diagnosis and management of various types of arthritis and other musculoskeletal conditions. Rheumatologists are specialists with expertise in managing these conditions, especially autoimmune disorders.
The conditions we treat includes
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Psoriatic arthritis
- Ankylosing spondylitis
- Reactive arthritis
- Gout and other crystal arthritis
- Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (Lupus)
- Systemic sclerosis
- Sjogren's syndrome
- Inflammatory myositis
- Systemic vasculitis – various types
- Sarcoidosis Fibromyalgia, chronic pain
Aster CMI Hospital is equipped with specialized lab tests essential for the diagnosis of these conditions, and also state-of-the-art imaging modalities like CT, MRI Ultrasound, and DEXA scanning.
Treatment modalities are based on scientific research and the rheumatology practice is largely evidence-based. Our Rheumatologist is well versed with the use of Disease-Modifying Drugs and the newer Biologic drugs like Infliximab, Etanercept, Rituximab, Tocilizumab, etc and their monitoring.
The specialty offers both outpatient, inpatient, and emergency clinical services, and a Daycare facility for infusion of biologic drugs and Cyclophosphamide.
We have some of the best specialists from around the world, they bring years of experience and offer evidence based treatment to ensure the best care for you.