Rheumatology

Highland Hospital’s Rheumatology Clinic is a leading regional medical treatment center for rheumatic diseases and arthritis, and we offer the combined care of experts in rheumatology, orthopedic surgery and dermatology. Our experts treat a wide variety of diseases affecting muscles, bones and joints in a specialized, caring and comfortable environment, and we always strive to work with patients and families to find the most suitable treatment possible for each individual.

We use state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment and encourage participation of physical and occupational therapists, social workers, and nurse specialists in our process of diagnosis, treatment, education and rehabilitation. This close cooperation among the rheumatology team and other AHS subspecialty services allows us to provide comprehensive, quality care.

Specialized imaging and immunologic testing are available, with services and treatment for the following conditions:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Gout
  • Lupus
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Reactive Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Sjogren's Syndrome
  • Vasculitis

We offer the following services:

  • Outpatient consultations
  • Outpatient specialty care for patients with chronic rheumatic diseases
  • Hospital consultations
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic intra-articular and soft tissue injections and aspirations
  • Outpatient diagnostic arthroscopy
  • Education on rheumatologic diseases and treatments
  • Clinical trials