Rheumatology physicians at North Shore Medical Center provide state-of-the-art treatment of conditions and diseases affecting the musculoskeletal system, which includes joints, soft tissues, connective tissues, muscles, and bones. They diagnose and treat certain autoimmune diseases and over 100 different types of arthritis. New and exciting therapies have been developed over the last decade, including advanced biologic agents that offer improved patient outcomes.
Rheumatology Conditions Treated
- Ankylosing Spondylitis
- Giant Cell Arteritis
- Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
- Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
- Psoriatic Arthritis
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Sjogren’s Syndrome
Autoimmune Multidisciplinary Clinic through NSPG
North Shore Physicians Group (NSPG) patients with complex conditions involving their kidneys and rheumatologic diseases can be seen at the Autoimmune Multidisciplinary Clinic at 496 Lynnfield Street in Lynn.
Every Thursday morning NSPG nephrologist Kelly Burdge, MD and rheumatologist Khalid Syed, MD, collaboratively develop treatment plans for individual patients.