Rheumatology

Kadlec Clinic rheumatologists diagnose, evaluate and treat autoimmune diseases, arthritis and various musculoskeletal pain disorders.

The exact cause of autoimmune diseases is not fully understood at this time. Currently, our focus is helping patients with disease management, using a multi-disciplinary approach. In addition, our team works with patients to participate in clinic research opportunities to further evaluate and understand new, up-and-coming drug therapies.

Rheumatology services

Care and treatment of autoimmune diseases including:

  • Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid arthritis
    • Psoriatic arthritis
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Crystalline-induced arthritis (gout and pseudogout)
    • Osteoarthritis
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE or lupus)
  • Antiphospholipid syndrome (APLS)
  • Vasculitis
  • Other medical musculoskeletal problems
    • Tendonitis

Special services

  • Clinical research department
  • Early arthritis clinic
  • Infusion suite comfortably appointed with reclining chairs, Wi-Fi, wireless headsets and reading materials. Provider and experienced IV nurses on-site at all times.
  • On-site laboratory
  • Joint injections

For more information on Providence and Kadlec research and clinical trials, visit research.providence.org or call 509-783-4637.

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Kadlec Clinic - Rheumatology