Rheumatologists are a special type of doctor. They have spent extra time to learn and train in rheumatic diseases. They have more knowledge about this area than other doctors who are not specialists. They are the experts who find and treat rheumatic diseases.
Rheumatic conditions affect the muscles, joints, bones, and immune system. They cause inflammation throughout the body. Your rheumatologist’s main job is to focus on your rheumatic disease.
A rheumatologist can help ease your rheumatic disease!