High Point Rheumatologists
- 1 Board certified
- 1 Award winners
- 4 Reviews
- Average rating is 2 stars
- Average wait time is 15 minutes
Top Rheumatologists in High Point, NC
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 High Point, NC has a population of approximately 116,061 people. There is 1 rheumatologist near High Point, which gives it a ratio of 1 rheumatologist per 116,061 residents or a ratio of 1 rheumatologist per 45,645 households. There are 45,645 households in High Point.