The field of rheumatology encompasses musculoskeletal and auto-immune diseases, including the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of complaints involving fatigue, joint pain and inflammation.
Common conditions include:
- joint pain
The Rheumatologists of SOAR are specialists in internal medicine with sub-specialty training in Rheumatology, as well as sports-related health problems such as asthma and amenorrhea. They are published in medical journals and textbooks and are involved in clinical research for new therapies. They are also active in the routing coverage of sports programs at Stanford and Santa Clara University.