Rheumatology

The DHR Health Rheumatology Institute specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with autoimmune disorders, such as lupus, rheumatoid arthritis and other rheumatic disorders. Our patient-centered approach uses innovative treatments to aid in the management of these crippling conditions.

 
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Arthrocentesis

Arthrocentesis

Arthocentesis consists of removing fluid from a joint that is causing pain or is swollen. This procedure is performed to gather information that can help make a diagnosis, relieve pressure or to clear out fluid from the joint prior to a therapeutic injection.

Autoimmune and Inflammatory Diseases

Autoimmune and Inflammatory Diseases

With over one hundred autoimmune and inflammatory diseases, it can be difficult to receive a diagnosis. At DHR Health, a rheumatologist is specifically trained to diagnose and treat these illnesses. Treatment options can specifically target parts of the immune system to stop the inflammation causing damage.

Bone and Cartilage Disorders

Bone and Cartilage Disorders

Bone and Cartilage Disorders consist of various diagnoses including Bursitis, Fibromyalgia, Fibrous Dysplasia, Osteoporosis, Hereditary Disorders and more. Proper testing with your Rheumatologist can provide a plan for treatment and rehabilitation.

Joint Disorders

Joint Disorders

Joint disorders describe any abnormal condition that involving the joint and can be caused by infection, inflammation, injury, degeneration, congenital deformity, or neoplasm. Proper testing with your Rheumatologist will provide a diagnosis for treatment and rehabilitation.

Ultrasound

Ultrasound

Ultrasound technology is available in the clinic to quickly provide an image of bones, joints and tendons. The non-invasive procedure can be used to diagnose and treat rheumatic conditions with better accuracy.

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Our Physicians

Angela Christensen, MD

Rheumatology

Emilia C. Dulgheru, MD

Rheumatology

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Edinburg

DHR Health Rheumatology Institute

5111 S. McColl Road,
Edinburg, TX, 78539

Hours: Mon - Fri | 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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