Dr. Merrill Gershwin MD
- Rheumatology Davis, CA
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Dr. Merrill Gershwin, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Davis, CA, with another office in Sacramento, CA. He has 42 years of experience. His specialties include Rheumatology. Dr. Gershwin is affiliated with University of California Davis Medical Center and UC Davis Medical Center. He speaks English.
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Specialties & Expertise
Dr. Merrill Gershwin has the following 8 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 3 board certifications.
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.
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