FAQs

FAQs About Rheumatology


A Rheumatologist is a specialist physician who has expertise in diagnosing and treating diseases of the joints, muscles and bones.

  • Basic medical training – MBBS  (6 yrs)
  • Post Graduation in general medicine- MD (3 yrs)
  • Specialization in Rheumatology / clinical immunology -DM/DNB (3 yrs)

Big list includes

  • Different types of arthritis including

> 150 types of arthritis

    • Osteoporosis
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Complex diseases
      • Systemic lupus erythematosus
      • Myositis
      • Scleroderma
      • Vasculitis
      • etc, etc