Rheumatology service examines the patients with rheumatological diseases and disorders of bone-muscular system and/or function structure. These diseases are very extensive and include around 120 diseases. The rheumatological diseases are: deforming osteoarthrosis, rheumatoid arthritis, gout, Bechterew's [Strümpell's] disease, reactive arthritis, systematic diseases (particularly, systematic lupus erythematosus, systematic scleroderma, dermatomyositis, systematic vasculitis etc.), rheumatic fever, diseases of soft juxta-articular tissues, pains in the lower region of the back etc.
We perform all types of paraclinical examinations, including ultrasound examination of vessels, MRI, CT scan, CT angiography. In case of necessity, we perform intra-articular injections and procedures of rehabilitation.Department of Rheumatology performs a complex diagnostics using modern medical equipment of Nairi MC diagnostic clinic, organizing consultations of corresponding specialists (orthopedist, traumatologist, cardiologist, neurologist, neurosurgeon, immunologist, ophthalmologist). In the Department the patients’ treatment is ensured in accordance with international standards using the newest effective methods and achievements in the field of rheumatology under the leadership of chief rheumatologist of RA, associate professor of Particular Therapy Department of YSMU, candidate of medicine Aroyan A.A.
We practice out-patient as well as in-patient treatment of patients, and also the opportunities of patients’ treatment by format of day hospital.