Expert Rheumatology Care in Abu Dhabi at Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital

Welcome to the Rheumatology Department at Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital, your trusted destination for specialized care in Abu Dhabi. Our dedicated team of rheumatologists is committed to diagnosing and treating a wide range of rheumatic conditions, including inflammatory joint diseases, lupus, osteoporosis and bone diseases, osteoarthritis, soft tissue regional pain conditions, gout, and crystal arthritis. With a focus on providing personalized and advanced treatment options, we aim to improve your quality of life and promote overall well-being.

About Rheumatology

Rheumatology is a medical specialty dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of diseases that affect the joints, muscles, tendons and bones. These conditions can lead to pain, stiffness, and reduced mobility, significantly impacting one's daily life. Our experienced rheumatologists at Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital are trained to address various rheumatic diseases, ensuring you receive the highest standard of care right here in Abu Dhabi.

Our Services

Inflammatory Joint Diseases

Inflammatory joint diseases encompass a group of conditions, including rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and psoriatic arthritis, where the immune system mistakenly attacks healthy tissues, leading to joint inflammation and damage. Our rheumatologists specialize in the early diagnosis and management of these conditions. With a focus on evidence-based treatments and the latest advancements, we strive to alleviate your symptoms and prevent disease progression. There are conditions of similar nature like Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Behcets disease and Familial Mediterranean fever and other unusual inflammatory conditions are require the assessment by rheumatologist.

Osteoporosis and Bone Diseases

Osteoporosis is a well-known condition of weakened bones, making them more vulnerable to fractures. Our team is well-versed in diagnosing and treating osteoporosis and other bone diseases. We work closely with you to develop a personalized treatment plan that includes lifestyle modifications, medications, and preventive strategies to enhance bone health and reduce the risk of fractures.

Osteoarthritis and Soft Tissue Regional Conditions

Osteoarthritis, the most prevalent form of arthritis, primarily affects the joints' cartilage and can lead to joint pain and stiffness. Additionally, soft tissue regional conditions like tendinitis and bursitis can cause discomfort. Our comprehensive approach to treatment includes pain management strategies, physical therapy, and interventions aimed at improving joint function and enhancing your overall well-being.

Gout and Crystal Arthritis

Gout and crystal arthritis are characterized by the buildup of uric acid crystals in the joints, leading to sudden and intense joint pain. Our rheumatologists are skilled in diagnosing and managing these conditions. We offer effective treatments to relieve pain, reduce inflammation, and help prevent future gout attacks.

Local Steroid Injections for Variable Conditions

For certain rheumatic conditions, local steroid injections can provide targeted relief. Our experienced physicians are proficient in administering these injections safely and effectively. Whether it's for joint pain, inflammation, or other musculoskeletal issues, we tailor our treatment approach to address your specific needs.

The Rheumatology department at Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital in Abu Dhabi also provides the following services for patients with rheumatic disorders:

  • Assessment of all types of musculoskeletal aches and pains
  • Management and monitoring of all inflammatory and immunological conditions such as rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, systemic lupus disease, Behcets disease and all similar conditions
  • Management of other conditions such as gout, pseudogout and other calcified conditions
  • Assessment and treatment of bone conditions like osteoporosis, osteomalacia and periostitis
  • Management of conditions such as osteoarthritis, regional pains, non-surgical back pains
  • Ultrasonographic examination for peripheral joints and tendons
  • Initiating and monitoring all immunomodulation therapies like methotrexate, leflunomide, azathioprine, mycophenolate and biologic therapies.
  • Multidisciplinary role in aiding therapy decision for conditions like uveitis, psoriasis, colitis, nephritis, interstitial lung diseases
  • Requesting imaging e.g. MRI, US, CT etc. for rheumatic conditions and referring to Physiotherapy

Why Choose Us?

Comprehensive Care

At Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital in Abu Dhabi, we provide comprehensive care that extends beyond diagnosis and treatment. We emphasize patient education, empowering you with the knowledge and tools to manage your condition effectively. Our holistic approach considers your overall health and well-being, promoting a better quality of life.

Advanced Treatments

We stay at the forefront of medical advancements, ensuring our patients have access to the latest treatments and therapies. Our commitment to research and innovation enables us to offer cutting-edge solutions that can make a significant difference in your rheumatic condition management.

Expertise You Can Trust

Our team of rheumatologists is renowned for their expertise, dedication, and compassionate care. With years of experience in the field, they are committed to providing personalized treatment plans tailored to your unique needs, ensuring you receive the best possible care.

Convenient Location in Abu Dhabi

We understand the importance of accessibility when it comes to healthcare. Located in the heart of Abu Dhabi, Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital is easily accessible, making it convenient for residents and visitors to seek specialized rheumatology care.

Contact Us Today

If you are experiencing joint pain, stiffness, or any symptoms related to rheumatic conditions, don't hesitate to reach out to us at Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital in Abu Dhabi. Our dedicated Rheumatology Department is here to help you find relief and improve your quality of life. Contact us today to schedule an appointment or learn more about our services. Your journey towards better health begins here.