Rheumatology in Kharkiv
According to the World Health Organization, more than 10% of cases of general disability and more than 30% of cases of temporary disability are caused by rheumatic diseases.
Therefore, timely diagnosis and treatment of these diseases is very important.
What does a rheumatologist do?
Rheumatologist deals with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of rheumatic diseases. The competence of the rheumatologist includes diseases of the joints and connective tissues.
Rheumatologist treats the following:
- ankylosing spondylitis;
- Lyme disease;
- acquired rheumatic heart disease;
- systemic lupus erythematosus;
- systemic vasculitis;
- Raynaud's phenomenon.
What are the symptoms that require consultation by rheumatologist?
Consultation by a rheumatologist is necessary when the following symptoms appear:
- joint or muscle pain;
- swelling, stiffness, crunching, limitation of joint mobility;
- appearance of a mesh pattern on the skin;
- subcutaneous nodes;
- frequent viral diseases.
Checkup by rheumatologist includes examination and patient intake, study of his medical history. If necessary, the doctor may prescribe additional tests (urine and blood tests, ultrasound of joints, rheumatic tests, CT, MRI). After the diagnosis, the rheumatologist draws up a treatment regimen, which may include drug therapy, physiotherapy procedures, and intra-articular injections.
To make appointment with a rheumatologist, call the phone numbers listed on the website or fill out the online form.
|Consultation with a rheumatologist||400 uah|
|ONLINE Rheumatologist consultation||400 uah|
|ONLINE Rheumatology consultation abroad||400 uah|