Rheumatologists in Owensboro, KY

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 Owensboro, KY.

Doctor

Dr. David Brey MD

Rheumatology, Internal Medicine 14 years experience
1301 Pleasant Valley Rd Owensboro, KY 42303

Doctor

Dr. Gerald Sims Jr MD

Rheumatology, Internal Medicine 32 years experience
1301 Pleasant Valley Rd Owensboro, KY 42303

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