Pediatric Rheumatology

Pediatric rheumatology physicians at MassGeneral for Children at North Shore Medical Center diagnose and treat all rheumatic conditions of infants, children and adolescents, including juvenile arthritis and other diffuse connective tissue diseases and musculoskeletal pain problems of childhood. The team works closely with specialists in orthopedics, physical therapy, nursing and other pediatric subspecialties to provide a multidisciplinary approach to helping every child.
pediatric rheumatologist treating pediatric patient

Pediatric Rheumatology Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis (juvenile)
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Fevers
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Lyme disease
  • Musculoskeletal pain problems of childhood
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus