- 2 Board certified
- 1 Award winners
- 10 Reviews
- Average rating is 1 stars
- Average wait time is 56.2 minutes
Top Rheumatologists in Montclair, NJ
127 Pine St
Montclair, NJ 07042
- Internal Medicine
- 44 years experience
- Top Doctor - New York Metro
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 Montclair, NJ has a population of approximately 37,737 people. There are 2 rheumatologists near Montclair, which gives it a ratio of 1 rheumatologist per 18,869 residents or a ratio of 1 rheumatologist per 7,537 households. There are 15,073 households in Montclair.