The Rheumatology department at Aster RV hospital specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of people with arthritis, connective tissue diseases and other conditions of the joints, muscle and bones.
Gout and pseudogout
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (Lupus)
Aster RV 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 scan.
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, Adalimumab, Rituximab, Secukinumab, Tocilizumab etc and their monitoring.