The Rheumatology department diagnoses, manages, and treats musculoskeletal and autoimmune diseases. Our mission is to provide comprehensive care, improve patients' quality of life, and advance research in rheumatic conditions. Our rheumatologists, nurses, and other healthcare professionals are dedicated to delivering personalised and evidence-based care.
Chord Road Hospital provides a broad range of diagnostic tests, including blood tests, imaging studies (such as X-rays and MRI scans), joint fluid analysis, and bone density tests, which aid in accurately diagnosing rheumatic conditions.
We have treatment options, including medication management, physical therapy, lifestyle modifications, joint injections, and biological therapies customized to each patient's rheumatic condition and needs.
Yes, we specialise in managing autoimmune diseases, such as lupus and rheumatoid arthritis, providing personalised treatment plans to help the patient to control symptoms and improve quality of life.