The experienced team at Kadlec Clinic - Rheumatology, formerly known as Columbia Rheumatology, evaluates and treats autoimmune diseases, arthritis and various pain disorders of the joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments.
Autoimmune diseases occur when the body’s immune system attacks healthy cells. The exact cause of these diseases is not known at this time. Our rheumatologists help patients manage their autoimmune issues with an expert team of specialists.
Our rheumatologists care for and treat autoimmune diseases including:
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Psoriatic arthritis
- Ankylosing spondylitis
- Crystalline-induced arthritis [gout and pseudogout]
- Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE or lupus)
- Antiphospholipid syndrome (APLS)
At Kadlec Clinic Rheumatology, our current focus is disease management. Our treatments and services include:
- Early arthritis clinic
- On-site laboratory
- Joint injections
- Infusion suite with on-site provider and IV nurses
- Comfortable reclining chairs
- Wireless headsets
- Reading materials
In addition, our team can work with you to evaluate participation in clinical research for new drug therapies. Visit Providence and Kadlec research and clinical trials for more information or call 509-783-4637.