12 doctors weighed in:
Is it rheumatology the specialty that deals with arthritis and stiff joints?
12 doctors weighed in

Dr. Vijay Karia
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
A rheumatologist can help you with arthritis and stiff joints.

In brief: Yes
A rheumatologist can help you with arthritis and stiff joints.
Dr. Vijay Karia
Dr. Vijay Karia
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3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
However at some point another specialist or surgeon may be needed such as a podiatrist or orthopedic surgeon especially if you need surgical intervention on a specific joint.

In brief: Yes
However at some point another specialist or surgeon may be needed such as a podiatrist or orthopedic surgeon especially if you need surgical intervention on a specific joint.
Dr. Angelo Mitsos
Dr. Angelo Mitsos
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Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes.
a rheumatologist would be appropriate.

In brief: Yes.
a rheumatologist would be appropriate.
Dr. Michael Gabor
Dr. Michael Gabor
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Dr. John Goldman
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
In brief: Yes and immunology
Yes we are the medical arthritis doctors - a branch of internal medicine.
We help diagnose arthritis syndromes and develop treatment program. We are often asked to evaluate complex medical problems.

In brief: Yes and immunology
Yes we are the medical arthritis doctors - a branch of internal medicine.
We help diagnose arthritis syndromes and develop treatment program. We are often asked to evaluate complex medical problems.
Dr. John Goldman
Dr. John Goldman
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