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Rheumatology is a rapidly evolving medical specialty in India. There are only a few good centres for the same in the country. Gujarat, despite its fast growth rate, has a dearth of rheumatologists. Sterling Hospitals has a dedicated rheumatology department with qualified rheumatologists, who are one of the best rheumatologists in India offering their services for the needy patients.

Facilities:

  • Strong support of radiology and pathology departments
  • Routine immunofluorescence microscopy and auto antibody tests by the pathology department
  • Weekly Thursday morning CME (Continuing Medical Education) programs on a regular basis to maintain academic standards of the doctors serving on the hospital
  • Periodic updates – rheumatology and immunology cases are regularly presented.
  • A dedicated records section where all baseline and follow up data of patients is preserved which could be of use for studies and contribution to national data.



Services:

Treatment of all kinds of rheumatology cases including collagen vascular diseases, various arthritides, vasculitides, soft tissue rheumatism (aches, myalgia, backaches) cases, PUOs, connective tissue diseases, anti-phospholipid antibody syndrome etc.

Other activities:

  • Distribution of literature for arthritis patients so that they can adopt their lifestyles accordingly
  • The rheumatology department plans to expand services in the future which can hold geriatric / veterans’ OPDs, physiotherapy sessions, intra-articular injections, visco supplementation

For Further Information

Please contact Sterling Hospitals for further details