Rheumatologists in Metairie, LA

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 5 Rheumatologists in Metairie, LA.

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Dr. Joseph Biundo Jr MD

Rheumatology, Internal Medicine

4.6 of 5

4315 Houma Blvd Metairie, LA 70006

Doctor

Dr. Louis Perdue Jr MD

Rheumatology, Internal Medicine 10 years experience
4315 Houma Blvd Metairie, LA 70006

Doctor

Dr. John Nitsche MD

Rheumatology, Internal Medicine 40 years experience
4224 Houma Blvd Metairie, LA 70006

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Dr. Abraham Gedalia MD

Rheumatology, Pediatrics 47 years experience

3.8 of 5

3040 33rd St Metairie, LA 70001

Doctor

Dr. Walter Eversmeyer MD

Rheumatology, Internal Medicine 47 years experience
4315 Houma Blvd Metairie, LA 70006

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