Rheumatologists in La Mirada, CA

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.

There are 2 Rheumatologists in La Mirada, CA.

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Dr. Gilbert Gelfand MD

Rheumatology, Internal Medicine 42 years experience
15627 Imperial Hwy La Mirada, CA 90638

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Dr. Shylaja Prashanth MD

Rheumatology, Internal Medicine 11 years experience

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15627 Imperial Hwy La Mirada, CA 90638

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