Dr. Vani Velkuru MD
- Rheumatology Fremont, CA
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Dr. Vani Velkuru, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Fremont, CA, with another office in Walnut Creek, CA. Their specialties include Rheumatology. Dr. Velkuru is affiliated with John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek Campus and Washington Hospital Healthcare System. They speak English.
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Specialties & Expertise
Dr. Vani Velkuru has the following 11 areas of expertise and 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.
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