Specialists in the department of rheumatology at HIMG provide state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment of rheumatic diseases (affecting the joints and connective tissue) in adults.

HIMG’s rheumatology specialists are experienced and equipped to treat problems involving joints, soft tissues, autoimmune diseases, and osteoporosis. Rheumatologists and staff members work closely with specialists in other HIMG departments to provide patients with coordinated and comprehensive care.

In addition to general rheumatology and arthritis, doctors in the division have special expertise in systemic lupus erythematosus, polymyositis, Lyme disease, autoimmune diseases and joint diseases.

Other areas of expertise include:​

  • Degenerative arthritis
  • Inflammatory muscle disease
  • Lyme disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Psoriatic arthritis
  • Relapsing polychondritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Sjögren's syndrome
  • Spondyloarthropathies

Call us for an appointment at (304) 528-4621. 

HIMG Rheumatology is an outpatient department of St. Mary's Medical Center.