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STAR Hospitals has facilities in place in the department of Rheumatology to provide a exemplary care to patients with connective tissue/Auto Immune disorders which are commonly referred to as Rheumatism or Joint pains. Recent advances in the field have brought up a battery of tests which aid in pinpointing the cause in a much more rapid manner and patients benefit from the quick and disease specific treatment options.

The department provides Outpatient Service, Diagnostic panels. In hospital work up and treatment, medication and Intra-Articular therapy and is also involved in Clinical research. Patients are provided treatment based on the disease condition with escalation to higher and more advanced modalities like biologics when required. A lot of care is taken to look at the patient as whole and ensure that multi organ involvement is picked up at the right time and holistic treatment is given.

The department is also active in training of aspiring Rheumatologists from across the country.

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Gout
  • Reactive and Septic Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • SLE- Systemic Lupus Erythematosus / Lupus
  • Systemic Sclerosis / Scleroderma
  • Sjogrens Syndrome
  • Myositis
  • Vasculitis
  • Fibromyalgia

Dr. Raj Kiran D

Consultant Rheumatologist

Dr Sravan Kumar Appani

Consultant Rheumatologist