Arthritis & Rheumatic Condition Management
GCSP’s Rheumatologists are experts in the diagnosis and treatment of arthritis and autoimmune related disorders which often have multisystem manifestations that require utilization of the knowledge and skills our doctors acquired from their years of training. If you are experiencing joint or muscle pain, come see one of our experts today to make sure the root cause is being addressed and that you are aware of all your options.
Symptoms of Arthritis & Rheumatic Conditions
Rheumatic diseases may affect any organ in the body so the symptoms can be varied and diverse. Non-specific symptoms such as fatigue may also occur. An inflammatory, autoimmune related arthritis is common in the Rheumatic diseases and may present with the following symptoms:
- Joint pain
- Joint stiffness
- Joint swelling
- Warmth and redness in the joint area
- Limited movement of the affected joint(s)
Rheumatologists are experts in differentiating inflammatory arthritis conditions from other causes.
Evaluation of Arthritis & Rheumatic Conditions
Making a proper diagnosis of arthritis and other rheumatic diseases is often difficult. To make an accurate diagnosis, our physicians will need to review your medical history, assess your symptoms, perform a physical examination, and obtain appropriate laboratory tests, X-rays, or other imaging tests.
Treatment of Arthritis & Rheumatic Conditions
Our Rheumatologists recognize every patient is unique. Based on an assessment of your specific needs, their goal is to create an individualized treatment plan for you. By offering multiple treatment options, they can help patients alleviate pain and be active and healthy again.
Schedule an appointment today to see how our Rheumatology specialists can help you “Get Pain Free, Get Moving, and Get Well” by addressing the root cause of your pain and offering a comprehensive individualized treatment approach.