The expression growing pains is well known, but parents should think of it quite literally when it comes to their children. A child’s body is
What is Rheumatology?
Rheumatology is a division of internal medicine and pediatrics that deals with the joints, soft tissues, autoimmune disorders and heritable connective tissue disorders. A rheumatologist specializes in the diagnosis, treatment of the rheumatic diseases, through a large variety of traditional, alternative and new age therapies.
At Al Zahra Hospital Dubai we take an integrated approach in treating Rheumatological disorders. We often treat patients through a mix of contemporary medication, lifestyle changes, nutrition advice, and alternative therapies. As most of rheumatological disorders are long term or chronic and can cause significant pain, we support our patients on their journey to recovery through expert medical care, empathy and kindness.
Our Rheumatology Department offers medical solutions for the following conditions:
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Spondyloarthritis & Ankylosing Spondylitis
- Arthritis associated with inflammatory bowel disease, and the other autoimmune connective tissue disease like SLE (Systemic Lupus Erythematosus)
- Sjogren’s syndrome
- Polymyositis and dermatomyositis
- Crystal induced arthritis like gout and other rheumatic diseases
- Lyme Disease
Meet Our Team
Our team of highly qualified and experienced physicians drawn from across the world
Dubai – September 2020 – A 68-year-old Indian man suffered a severe heart attack on early this September. After being rushed to a nearby hospital,