This specialty is responsible for the study, diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the locomotor system through non-surgical therapies of musculoskeletal diseases.
The most common diseases treated by this specialty are osteoarthritis, soft tissue inflammation, back pain, cervical pain.
When should I go to the rheumatologist?
- When you feel pain in your muscles and joints.
- ou experience inflammation of one or more joints.
- When you experience pain along the entire spine, whether lumbar, cervical or dorsal.