Rheumatologists are internal medicine physicians who study and treat arthritis and other joint, muscle, and bone diseases. Most rheumatologists see patients in the clinic.
People see rheumatologists for a variety of reasons. The most common reasons include rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis*, gout, fibromyalgia* and tendonitis.
*The Scott & White Rheumatology Department provides only initial consultation for fibromyalgia and uncomplicated osteoarthritis.
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Round Rock 512-509-0200 Temple 254-215-0400
Your insurance carrier may require a referral through your primary care physician's office. If you are unsure about your coverage, please contact your insurance provider directly.
Common rheumatology problems
- Arthralgias and myalgias
- Connective tissue disorders
- Psoriatic arthritis
- Scleroderma/CREST syndrome
- Polymyalgia rheumatica
- Musculoskeletal ultrasound
- Rheumatoid Arthritis (including juvenile rheumatoid arthritis)
- Siogren's syndrome
Common rheumatology procedures
- Joint aspirations and injections
- IV infusion therapy