Rheumatologists in Alexandria, VA

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 3 Rheumatologists in Alexandria, VA.

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Dr. Dorothy Nicholson MD

Rheumatology, Internal Medicine 36 years experience
101 S Whiting St Alexandria, VA 22304

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Dr. Terrence Dwyer MD

Rheumatology, Internal Medicine 31 years experience
6355 Walker Ln Alexandria, VA 22310

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Dr. Gregory Rehe MD

Internal Medicine, Rheumatology
1751 Olde Towne Rd Alexandria, VA 22307

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