Dr. Robert Lahita MD
- Rheumatology Newark, NJ
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Dr. Robert Lahita, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Newark, NJ, with another office in Newark, NJ. Their specialties include Rheumatology. Dr. Lahita is affiliated with Jersey City Medical Center, Monmouth Medical Center and Newark Beth Israel Medical Center. They speak English.
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Specialties & Expertise
Dr. Robert Lahita has the following 13 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.
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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