RHEUMATOLOGY SERVICES IN PUNE

Rheumatology is a sub-specialty in internal medicine and pediatrics, devoted to the diagnosis and therapy of rheumatic diseases. Clinicians who specialize in rheumatology are called Rheumatologists. Rheumatologists deal mainly with clinical problems involving joints, soft tissues and the allied conditions of connective tissues.

DISEASES DIAGNOSED OR MANAGED BY THE RHEUMATOLOGIST INCLUDE:

  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Lupus
  • Sjogren’s syndrome
  • Scleroderma
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Polychondritis
  • Polymyositis
  • Polymyalgia rheumatica
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Septic arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Gout, pseudogout
  • Spondyloarthropathies
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Reactive arthritis
  • Psoriatic arthropathy
  • Enteropathic spondylitis
  • Vasculitis
  • Polyarteritis nodosa
  • Henoch-Schönlein purpura
  • Serum sickness
  • Wegener’s granulomatosis
  • Giant cell arteritis
  • Temporal arteritis
  • Takayasu’s arteritis
  • Behçet’s syndrome
  • Kawasaki’s disease
  • Buerger’s disease

PHYSICAL EXAMINATION OFFERED AT INAMDAR HOSPITAL

  • Schober’s test tests the flexion of the lower back.
  • Multiple joint inspection
  • Musculoskeletal Examination
  • Screening Musculoskeletal Exam (SMSE) – a rapid assessment of structure and function
  • General Musculoskeletal Exam (GMSE) – a comprehensive assessment of joint inflammation
  • Regional Musculoskeletal Exam (RMSE)- focused assessments of structure, function and inflammation combined with special testing

OPD COSULTANT LIST

Doctor’s Name OPD Days Timings
DR. NILESH PATIL TUE & THUS 12 PM TO 02 PM
SEXOLOGY
DR. VIVEK BELLAMPALLI TUE & THUS 06 PM TO 08 PM
DR. SWAMI SIRSIKAR SAT 04 PM TO 06 PM
DR. SAMEER SAHAY BY APPOINTMENT ONLY