MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Rheumatology
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A Rheumatologist and clinical Immunologist with an experience of 7 years (post-MD) and completed his DM in the Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology at PGIMER, Chandigarh, India. He also worked for two years as a Rheumatologist in AIIMS, New Delhi for 2 years. Currently, he is working as a consultant in CK Birla hospital sector-51, Polaris hospital, Columbia Asia & signature hospital, sector 37, Gurgaon. Keen interest and understanding of Vasculitis, Arthritis, Scleroderma, Sarcoidosis, Sjogren Syndrome, Lupus(SLE), Spondylitis, Metabolic bone diseases, Tuberculosis, Infectious diseases, other rare primary immune deficiency diseases, with Myositis being the core area of research and expertise.
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I've been changing doctors for RA for more than a year. Glad I found Dr. Rajiv RA specialist. Very pleased with the treatment. It's been a month and body ache have improved. Treatment still continuing.
Good experience , overall advice and explanation was reflecting well and doctor is having valued experience
I strongly recommend him.. he explained everything so nicely.. Did proper inspection also.. He has expertise and knowledge..
Q: Who is a rheumatologist?
A: A rheumatologist may be an internal medicine physician or a paediatrician who is further specialized to diagnose and treat muscular, joints or autoimmune diseases similar to rheumatoid arthritis.
Q: What diseases does a rheumatologist treat?
A: A rheumatologist can treat diseases like gout, osteoarthritis, chronic back pain, rheumatoid arthritis, tendinitis, spondyloarthropathies, psoriatic arthritis, and lupus.
Q: What are the symptoms for which you need to see a rheumatologist?
A: You can see a rheumatologist for symptoms like back pain, joint pain, rashes, swelling in joints, itching or dry mouth, repeated fevers, bruising over skin, stiffness in joints or back, etc.
Q: Is a rheumatologist, and an orthopaedic doctor the same?
A: No, an orthopaedic doctor can only treat joint and bones related problems. However, a rheumatologist in addition to musculoskeletal diseases also treats unexplained fever, rashes and systemic autoimmune disorders.
Q: Does a rheumatologist treat bone cancer?
A: A rheumatologist is only specialized in non-surgical treatments. Bone cancer can be treated by an orthopaedic surgeon.