Under the supervision of internationally trained multidisciplinary Rheumatologists, the Department of Rheumatology manages a wide range of patients with ailments ranging from simple knee and back pain to arthritis of various types and complex autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, gout, osteoarthritis, and fibromyalgia, lupus, vacuities, and so on.

Rheumatology is a multi-disciplinary specialty that works closely with most other disciplines as well as a wide range of other health care specialists such as physiotherapists and occupational therapists. We assign board-certified rheumatologists, physicians, and nurses to provide comprehensive and targeted care for patients with muscle, joint, and complicated connective tissue problems, using evidence-based management of all major rheumatic diseases.


  • Painful joints (both small as well as large joints like hands, feet, knees, shoulders)
  • Spinal pain (neck and back pain)
  • Elbow pain (Tennis and Golfer's Elbow)
  • Plantar Fasciitis (Heel Pain)
  • Frozen Shoulder and Shoulder Impingement
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Reactive Arthritis
  • Enteropathic Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Pseudo-gout
  • Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (Arthritis affecting children)
  • Osteoarthritis of Knees
  • Joint Hypermobility
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Antiphospholipid Antibody syndrome
  • Sjogren's Syndrome
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Polymyositis
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Vasculitis (e.g Takayasu's and Wegner's)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Fibromyalgia Syndrome
  • Behcet's Disease
  • Joint and soft tissue injections.
  • Administration of biologics for arthritis and autoimmune diseases
  • Administration of IV therapies for osteoporosis
Rheumatology Team
Dr. Tania Sultana