Rheumatology is a subspecialty of internal medicine devoted to patient care, research, and education in the areas of arthritis and autoimmune disease. Rheumatologists deal mainly with clinical problems involving joints, soft tissues and the allied conditions of connective tissues.This discipline deals with more than 100 diseases affecting nearly 20 percent of the American population. The Rheumatology Section is committed to providing the most advanced and rationally based care to its patients, and to the development of new knowledge concerning diagnosis and treatment. The physicians and scientists compromising the faculty of the Rheumatology Section are leaders in their field and enjoy regional and national recognition.
Areas of clinical interest of Huron Clinic Rheumatology physicians include: