Rheumatology - Services

Consultant Rheumatologists at Apollo Hospital are trained to appropriately evaluate any patient with joint symptoms or a suspected rheumatological disorder. Rheumatologists are well versed in the techniques of intra-articular and local injection therapy, including epidural injections where indicated and "Medical Synovectomy".

Consultant Rheumatologists are particularly aware of the current treatment guidelines for managing a patient with arthritis and are fully familiar with the use of disease modifying drugs, immunosuppressant therapy and also the use of currently available Biologic agents.

Anti TNF agents like Infliximab and Elanercept and Anti CD 20 agents like Rituximib, Anti IL 6 agents like Actemra and Co- Stimulity blocked like Abatacept.