Overview

The Department of Rheumatology at Bhaktivedanta Hospital & Research Institute offers treatment for joint related diseases like Rheumatoid Arthritis, Spondyloarthropathy and Auto- Immune Diseases like SLE, Sjorgren’s Syndrome, Dermatomyositis and Degenerative diseases like Osteo Arthritis.

Services

Consultation and Admission for diseases like




  •  Rheumatoid Arthritis

  •  SLE

  •  Sjorgren’s Syndrome

  •  Dermatomyositis

  •  Ankylosing Spondylitis

  •  Psoriatic Arthritis.

  •  Reactive Arthritis etc.



 


Once considered as not treatable diseases, many effective treatments are now available for most of the diseases and patients can lead their normal life with the help of the treatment.


 


Treatment offered are short term dosage of steroids, painkillers and mainly immuno suppressive drugs. Treatment is required for longer duration of time for autoimmune diseases.


 


Physiotherapy also helps in most of the patients during Rehabilitation

Specialists











Dr. PRAMODINI SHANKARAN




M.D. Physician,Rheumatologist




Consultant Rheumatologist