DNB - Rheumatology, MBBS
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Dr. Nachiket Kulkarni has 4 years of experience as a Rheumatologist. He practices at Apollo Spectra Hospitals, Pune.
P. Number - 9+10A, S.Number-2/64, Renata Chambers, Parvati Road, Vijayanagar Colony, Landmark: Next to Saras Baug & Near Peshwe Park& Opposite Sanas Sports Ground, Pune
11:00 - 12:00
Nothing issue about Dr. But issue about ur appointment time. Since 1/5 hrs waiting for the Dr but no one is ask for the same. Bad service providing by ur management
He is very friendly and genuine... Briefly describe about the problem and very understanding.. All doctors should learn how to treat and behave with patient
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.