Fort Walton Beach Rheumatologists
- 1 Board certified
- 10 Reviews
- Average rating is 2.5 stars
- Average wait time is 18.3 minutes
Top Rheumatologists in Fort Walton Beach, FL
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.
The area of Fort Walton Beach, FL has a population of approximately 51,828 people. There is 1 rheumatologist near Fort Walton Beach, which gives it a ratio of 1 rheumatologist per 51,828 residents or a ratio of 1 rheumatologist per 22,444 households. There are 22,444 households in Fort Walton Beach.