Gold-standard rheumatic-disease care that helps patients live fuller, freer lives
For many patients with rheumatic disorders, timely diagnosis and treatment can turn a worrisome and dangerous set of symptoms into a well-managed condition with minimal harmful effects. Patients with straightforward cases of common ailments benefit from our advanced diagnostics and can return to their primary care providers for routine follow-up.
Those who require more specialized treatment will find all the resources and care they need at our cutting-edge Westchester facility. For patients with complex systemic conditions, like lupus or vasculitis, our rheumatologists work in tandem with specialists in respiratory, neurologic, kidney, skin and cancer care. This multidisciplinary approach allows us to deliver the best clinical outcomes and support our patients’ overall, long-term health and wellness.
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Our coordinated, long-range care program offers the most advanced arthritis treatments and medications available to ease pain, improve function and minimize joint damage from all kinds of arthritis. When appropriate, we refer patients to rehabilitation services in the same convenient facility.
Whether a patient is seeking short-term consultation or a pathway to complete care for rheumatic conditions, we start with a thorough diagnostic work-up, which can include imaging studies and laboratory testing.
The latest imaging capabilities at Montefiore Einstein Advanced Care - Westchester help our physicians accurately diagnose and monitor problems affecting joints, muscles, tendons and nerves. Ultrasound is particularly useful in evaluating the most common joint disorders, including inflammatory arthritis and osteoarthritis.
Our lupus clinic provides state-of-the-art diagnostics and treatment for patients suffering from this debilitating condition. Our team partners with the divisions of nephrology, dermatology, neurology and others to address all aspects of this complex disease.
Patients with complex rheumatic diseases, including myositis, scleroderma and Sjogren's syndrome, receive complete, compassionate care from our rheumatologists and other specialists
This multidisciplinary clinic offers diagnosis and ongoing treatment for patients with psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)-associated arthritis, uveitis and reactive arthritis. Cross-team collaboration with dermatologists, gastroenterologists, ophthalmologists and rehabilitation specialists ensure patients receive the greatest benefit from our care.
The latest ultrasound technologies enable quicker, more comfortable needle aspiration, a safe and common method of draining fluid from joints, cysts and bursal sacs to reduce pain, pressure and risk of infection. The same high-resolution imaging allows our specialists to deliver precise, effective treatments for tendonitis, arthritis and neuropathy.
The vasculitis clinic takes a multipronged approach in caring for patients with vasculitic disease; ophthalmic problems that stem from rheumatic diseases; and the adverse autoimmune effects of cancer immunotherapy. Our rheumatologists work closely with pulmonologists, dermatologists, oncologists, ophthalmologists and rehabilitation medicine consultants to develop the best precision treatment and disease management plans for every patient.
Conditions We Treat
- Ankylosing spondylitis
- Gout and pseudogout
- Myositis/inflammatory myopathies
- Psoriatic arthritis
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Scleroderma/systemic sclerosis
- Sjogren’s syndrome
Integrated Rheumatology Services
At Montefiore Einstein Advanced Care - Westchester, our leading physicians and specialist teams work hand-in-hand to provide the highest level of care, personalized to each patient’s needs and goals.
Our state-of-the-art hub for comprehensive musculoskeletal care combines orthopedic surgery, rheumatology and rehabilitation medicine with advanced medical technologies to help patients restore movement, relieve pain and reclaim better quality of life.
Rheumatic disorders linked to immune function are one of the major focus areas at the Montefiore Einstein Immunologic Diseases Center, the first dedicated, comprehensive center of its kind in the Tri-State Area. Our specialist teams work together to find answers, develop treatments and provide the highest level of integrated rheumatic and immunologic care for patients with these complex conditions.