Department of Rheumatology

Northwest General Hospital & Research Centre has a dedicated Rheumatology Unit catering to all Rheumatology patients. Rheumatologists deal with the investigation and management of patients with a spectrum of disorders of the musculoskeletal system including connective tissue diseases. The investigation and management of Rheumatology related conditions requires a holistic approach with multi-disciplinary input. The Rheumatology Department at NWGH has round-the-clock inter-departmental support for such patients, ensuring patients are provided maximum relief under one roof.

Rheumatology Department at Northwest General Hospital & Research Centre caters to patients with the following common Rhematic disorders:

  1. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  2. Psoriatic Arthritis
  3. Ankylosing Spondylitis
  4. Gout
  5. Reactive arthritis
  6. Osteoarthritis
  7. Connective tissue diseases including lupus and systemic sclerosis
  8. Vasculitis
  9. Joint hypermobility
  10. Fibromyalgia
  11. Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  12. Osteoporosis
  13. Shoulder, knee ,back and hip pain
  14. Soft tissue musculoskeletal pain

Panel of Doctors - Rheumatology