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If your child often complain of pain in their joints, muscles, or bones, they could be suffering from a rheumatologic condition. These symptoms can be puzzling, but a pediatric rheumatologist can help. When seeing patients, their goal is to evaluate the problem and then provide care as needed.  From infancy to adolescence, they treat those suffering from a variety of rheumatologic and inflammatory conditions.

Conditions We Treat

  • Arm or leg pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Juvenile dermatomyositis
  • Juvenile idiopathic arthritis
  • Lupus
  • Lyme arthritis
  • Painful or swollen joints
  • Scleroderma
  • Unexplained or periodic fevers
  • Vasculitis


  • Ultrasound-guided steroid injections for painful or swollen joints
  • Medications and infusions to treat arthritis, lupus and other autoimmune conditions
  • Holistic care and complementary therapies to improve function and a child's sense of well-being

Pediatric Rheumatology Now Available at BMC!