If you're living with a type of arthritic, rheumatic or collagen-vascular disorder such as lupus, scleroderma or rheumatoid arthritis, the highly trained physicians of Jefferson's Arthritis Program will provide you with comprehensive, private and personalized care.
Consistently rated among the best in the nation for Orthopedics and Rehabilitation Medicine by U.S.News & World Report, our multidisciplinary team of rheumatologists, physiatrists (rehabilitation physicians), therapists, pain management specialists and radiologists can diagnose and treat your arthritis.
Jefferson's highly respected rheumatologists offer the latest methods for diagnosis, management and treatment, including enrollment in clinical trials of the most novel therapeutic agents for arthritis. We also offer state-of-the-art Infusion Centers at two locations, Center City Philadelphia and Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania.
Internationally recognized musculoskeletal radiologists utilize technologically advanced equipment and perform a wide variety of minimally invasive procedures, some of which are not offered by any other hospital in the Philadelphia region.
For chronic pain management and counseling, our pain management-trained anesthesiologists, psychologists and nurses offer the latest advances in both technological and psychological treatments. We provide you with a comprehensive, pain-focused evaluation and offer leading-edge treatments such as nerve root block therapy, long-term intraspinal infusions and radiofrequency neurotomy.
As a complement to more traditional therapies, an integrative approach can be an additional solution for unresolved pain complaints and to improve strength and functional mobility. The Jefferson-Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine team offers many unique therapies, such as homeopathic bee venom injections, as well as a variety of manual medicine modalities.