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Dr. Masem Afzal

MD, MRCP(UK ) MRCPS( Glasgow),...

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Central Hospital

03:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Rs. 2,500

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What is Rheumatology?

Rheumatology deals with the inflammatory conditions affecting bones, joints, and muscles. The diseases affecting the musculoskeletal and immune systems are studied, treated, prevented, and managed by rheumatologists in the field of rheumatology.

Who is a Rheumatologist?

A rheumatologist is a rheumatic and autoimmune disorder specialist. They are internal medicine specialist doctors who diagnose, treat, and manage diseases affecting bones, joints, muscles, and ligaments. Rheumatologists are experts in diagnosing and treating the conditions that cause pain, swelling, stiffness, and joint deformities.

What does a Rheumatologist treat?

A rheumatologist in Gujranwala treats all rheumatic diseases affecting the immune system of the body which includes joints, bones, ligaments, and muscles. They offer a wide range of services to improve the quality of life for all ages. Some of the problems treated and managed by the rheumatologist include;

  • Rheumatoid arthritis: The pain and stiffness in small joints due to an autoimmune disorder is managed by a rheumatologist

  • Tendinitis: Tendons in the elbow, wrist, knees or any other part become inflamed and painful which a rheumatologist treats by preserving mobility. 

  • Osteoarthritis: Wear and tear in cartilage results in joint deterioration which is managed by a rheumatologist using exercise or medication

  • Psoriatic arthritis: An autoimmune condition of swollen joints which develops in people with psoriasis is managed a diagnosed by a rheumatological examination performed by the best rheumatologist

  • Osteoporosis: A rheumatologist diagnoses calcium deficiency which results in the breaking and chipping of bones causing pain and stooped posture

  • Gout: A complex form of arthritis resulting in sudden pain, particularly in the big toe joint is managed by a rheumatologist.

What are the services offered by a Rheumatologist in Gujranwala?

Rheumatic diseases are chronic, multi-faceted illnesses that demand specialized treatment and long-term monitoring by an experienced rheumatologist. The services provided by a rheumatologist in Gujranwala include;

  • Physical examination: A physical exam followed by medical and family history helps a rheumatic doctor to diagnose the disease

  • Diagnostic tests: Lab imaging tests including CT scan, MRI, and X-ray are ordered by a rheumatologist to assess musculoskeletal disease

  • Treatment plan: Optimum therapeutic plan, including steroidal joint injections, medication, and follow-up appointments, is designed and implemented by a rheumatologist

  • Occupational therapy: Physical therapy is provided by a rheumatic doctor in Gujranwala to help patients manage their daily tasks along with their chronic disease

How to become a Rheumatologist in Pakistan?

To become a rheumatologist, the following qualification is required;

  • 5 years MBBS degree followed by house job

  • Residency in internal medicine

  • Specialization in rheumatology training

When should you see a Rheumatologist in Gujranwala?

You should see a rheumatologist in Gujranwala if you notice any of the following symptoms or issues that do not resolve on their own;

  • Chronic pain, swelling, or inflammation in joints

  • Extreme fatigue that doesn’t get better with rest

  • Morning stiffness followed by fever, rash, or chest pain

  • Swelling in one or more tendons

  • Warmth or redness in a joint region

  • Limited movement or pain associated with movement of a particular joint

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You can consult the best rheumatologist in Gujranwala listed on Marham for all rheumatic diseases based on the following;

  • Doctor’s fee: Use the fee range filter to consult the most affordable rheumatologist according to your choice

  • Doctors near you: The “Doctors near you” filter enables you to book a consultation based on the location of the rheumatic clinic/hospital that best suits your nearby area 

  • Patient reviews: To ensure a reliable healthcare experience, select the rheumatic doctor based on the patient reviews and the resulting patient satisfaction score 

  • Services offered: Select the doctor who provides the required services

  •  Experience: Consult the top rheumatologist in Gujranwala based on their experience to acquire the best treatment for rheumatic diseases.

Frequently Asked Questions

Rheumatologists specialists in Gujranwala provide the best services and treat issues like Bone Densitometry, Pharmacotherapy, Recommendation For Use Of Dmards, Treatment Of Joint Disease

The fee of a Rheumatologist in Gujranwala ranges from PKR 500 to PKR 3000.

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Best Rheumatologists in Gujranwala are:

  1. Dr. Masem Afzal

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  1. Dr. Masem Afzal

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