waiting times

Clínica Particular AlgarveShopping

00h00m

Medical Emergency

Clínica Particular de Vilamoura

00h00m

Medical Emergency

Hospital Particular Alvor

00h25m

Medical Emergency

00h00m

Paediatrics

Hospital Particular Gambelas

00h19m

Medical Emergency

00h17m

Paediatrics

Centro Médico Internacional VRSA

00h00m

Medical Emergency

Hospital São Camilo Portimão

00h00m

Medical Emergency

Rheumatology



Rheumatology is the medical specialty that deals with the treatment of rheumatic diseases, including its study, diagnosis, research, prevention and rehabilitation.

There are more than 100 rheumatic diseases that can affect the bones, joints, muscles and tendons, other organs such as heart, kidney, lung, nervous system, eyes and skin.


Surgeries and Specialty Procedures performed at the HPA Health Group

  • Joint Infiltrations;
  • Peri-articular Infiltrations;
  • Viscosuplementation.

Exams

  • Clinical Analysis;
  • X-Rays;
  • Joint and Soft Tissue Ultrasound.

Main Pathologies / Diseases

  • Arthrosis;
  • Arthritis (rheumatoid, psoriatic, juvenile idiopathic);
  • Spondyloarthropathies (ankylosing spondylitis, Reiter's disease);
  • Systemic erythematosus lupus and other connective diseases;
  • Gout and other microcystic diseases;
  • Osteoporosis;
  • Peri-articular pathology (tendinitis, tenosynovitis, bursitis);
  • Fibromyalgia.

Common Symptoms

  • Chronic Joint Pain;
  • Musculoskeletal pain;
  • Joint stiffness;
  • Joint deformity.

 

medical specialty available on the following units

  • Hospital Particular do Algarve - Alvor
  • Hospital Particular do Algarve - Gambelas
  • Clínica Particular AlgarveShopping
  • Clínica Particular de Vilamoura
  • Centro Médico Internacional - VRSA
  • Clínica Particular SIIPEMOR

medics

Hospital Particular do Algarve - Alvor

Hospital Particular do Algarve - Gambelas

Clínica Particular AlgarveShopping

Clínica Particular de Vilamoura

Centro Médico Internacional - VRSA

Clínica Particular SIIPEMOR