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Novant Health Rheumatology and Arthritis - Kernersville offers comprehensive diagnosis, management and treatment of:

  • Gout (swelling/inflammation and pain from problems metabolizing uric acid)
  • Rheumatoid arthritis (swelling/inflammation and pain in the joints)
  • Osteoarthritis (deterioration of joint cartilage and bone, especially in the hips, knees and thumb joints)
  • Psoriatic arthritis (arthritis associated with psoriasis and similar skin conditions)
  • Osteoporosis and osteopenia (brittle and/or weakened bones)
  • Inflammatory myositis (weakness and inflammation in muscles used for movement)
  • Tendinitis (inflammation in tendons that connect bones to muscles)
  • Lupus (immune system disease that can cause widespread damage, including to joints, skin and organs)
  • Polymyalgia rheumatic (pain and stiffness in muscles)
  • Scleroderma (hardening and tightening of the skin and connective tissue)
  • Giant cell arteritis and temporal arteritis (usually inflammation in arteries at your temples)
  • Spondyloarthopathies (inflammation of the vertebrae)
  • Vasculitis (inflammation in blood vessels, usually in specific areas of the body)
  • Wegener’s granulomatosis with polyangiitis, or GPA (inflammation of blood vessels in your nose, sinuses, throat, lungs and kidneys)
  • Churg-Strauss syndrome or eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis, or EGPA (inflamed blood vessels, usually associated with asthma, airway allergic hypersensitivity, an infection, cancer or other serious conditions)
  • Polyarthritis nodosa disease (inflamed blood vessels, usually including kidneys)
  • Antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody-associated vasculitis, or ANCA  (a group of diseases that can destroy or cause swelling of blood vessels)