Howard I Gandler MD
- Rheumatology Gresham, OR
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Howard I Gandler, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Gresham, OR, with other offices in Portland, OR and Salem, OR. Their specialties include Rheumatology. Howard I Gandler is affiliated with Good Samaritan Regional Medical Ctr.
Specialties & Expertise
Howard I Gandler has the following 1 specialty.
A rheumatologist is a physician who has received extensive training in diagnosing and treating rheumatic conditions. Rheumatic conditions involve the joints, soft tissues, autoimmune system, vascular system, and connective tissues.
Some of the conditions that rheumatologists treat are rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, gout, sarcoidosis, vasculitis, and lupus. These are all conditions that involve a lot of pain and make mobility difficult. Rheumatologists use medications, such as analgesics, NSAIDs, steroids, DMARDs, infliximab, and adalimumab, as well as occupational therapy, in order to decrease pain and improve a patient's quality of life.