We provide professional support in Rheumatology.
Rheumatic diseases include any diseases that cause pain, stiffness, and swelling in joints or other
supportive body structures, such as muscles, tendons, ligaments, and bones. In
fact, the group of arthritis diseases falls under the category of rheumatic
Arthritis and other rheumatic diseases are often
mistakenly associated with old age, because osteoarthritis (the most common
form of arthritis) occurs more often among older persons. However, arthritis
and other rheumatic diseases affect people of all ages.
Yeditepe University Hospital’s team of specialists are
leaders in the field of rheumatology. After a diagnosis, we discuss treatment
plan options with our patients to help make it so having a rheumatic disease
doesn’t have to necessarily limit your lifestyle. With proper management, a
rheumatic disease often does not have to hinder your daily activities.
Inflammatory muscle diseases
Polymyositis / dermatomyositis
Progressive Systematic Sclerosis
Systemic lupus erythematosus
Rheumatologists at Mayo Clinic provide state-of-the-art
diagnosis and treatment for diseases that affect the body’s connective tissue.
Preoperative evaluation and recommendations for patients considering joint
replacement and arthritis-related reconstructive surgeries are also provided.
Outpatient specialty care for patients with chronic rheumatic diseases
Diagnostic and therapeutic intra-articular and soft tissue injections and aspirations
Outpatient diagnostic arthroscopy
Education on rheumatologic diseases and treatments