Patients in the greater Boston area seeking a rheumatologist can find innovative and comprehensive treatment at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH). Since the founding of the hospital in 1914, BWH has been recognized as a leading provider of treatment for rheumatic diseases, and the Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy is consistently ranked as one of the top programs in the country by U.S. News and World Report®.
Each rheumatologist at BWH works closely with specialists throughout the hospital to provide comprehensive, multidisciplinary care. A BWH rheumatologist can provide diagnosis, treatment and management for arthritis and a wide spectrum of other rheumatic diseases, including interstitial lung disease and other conditions that are frequently misunderstood by other physicians.
Services provided by a BWH rheumatologist
A rheumatologist at BWH offers comprehensive treatment for rheumatic diseases that include:
Arthritis and Joint Disease – a BWH rheumatologist can provide access to innovative therapeutics and world-class care for arthritis sufferers.
Interstitial Lung Disease, a group of disorders that cause inflammation of the tissues surrounding and separating the air sacs in the lungs.
Lupus, a complex autoimmune disease that may affect many organs and cause fever, arthritis, kidney failure, rashes, anemia and neurological syndromes