Arthritis Specialist | Jersey City, NJ Rheumatologist

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Jersey City Rheumatoid Doctors Dedicated to Your Health

Our Jersey City office holds some of NJ’s top Rheumatologists who offer our patients unmatched care when it comes to musculoskeletal diseases and systemic autoimmune conditions. Our Rheumatology Clinic at Jersey City diagnoses and treats inflammatory arthritis and other autoimmune disorders affecting the joints, muscles, and bones. 

Our rheumatoid doctors are highly caring individuals committed to helping you achieve relief from pain. They are expertly trained rheumatologists having a wide range of experience. Our specialists will develop a professional care plan to help manage your current conditions. To start receiving care today, do not hesitate to contact our Jersey City office to have your questions or concerns addressed by our caring staff.

Jersey City Rheumatologists 

Address:
3053 John F Kennedy Blvd. 
Jersey City, NJ 07306

Contact:
Phone: 201-795-2999
Fax: 201-795-5211

Rheumatology Hours:
Monday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed

Our Jersey City Practice’s Approach

You may be seeking a Rheumatologist after being referred from your primary care physician, and we are glad that you have considered Riverside Medical Group as your specialist. Our cohesive team of board-certified arthritis doctors, nurses and physician’s assistants are dedicated to diagnosing, managing and improving your life. We understand that living with an autoimmune or musculoskeletal disease can often be debilitating, but our arthritis specialists are trained to diagnose and treat a variety of different conditions that result in joint or muscle pain. 

During your initial consultation with one of our rheumatoid doctors, will look in-depth at your family’s medical history, your current health conditions, as well as activities that cause joint pain. With the help of our state-of-the-art medical equipment, our well-trained medical staff will provide you with a diagnosis and an appropriate treatment plan. 

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Rheumatic Diseases We Treat in Jersey City

Our Jersey City staff is full of experienced arthritis specialists who are here to help diagnose, treat, and manage the symptoms of rheumatic diseases. We can help treat many conditions that can cause pain and swelling, our dedicated professionals here in Jersey City specialize in:

Fibromyalgia 
Fibromyalgia is a chronic disorder, associated with widespread pain in the muscles and bones, that causes sensitivity to touch. It causes fatigue, sleep problems and is commonly found in individuals with existing rheumatic disease. 

Gout
Gout is painful, and sometimes disabling form of arthritis. Symptoms often include painful swelling in single joints, especially the feet and, the big toe. Gout is a treatable disease that can be combated by taking the recommended medications while avoiding triggering food as well as medications. 

Lupus
Lupus is a chronic disease that causes systemic inflammation affecting multiple organs, the skin, joints and often shows in flares from mild to serious. It occurs when the body’s immune system attacks your own tissues and organs.

Osteoarthritis
A common type of degenerative disease affecting millions of people worldwide, osteoarthritis occurs when the protective cartilage that cushions the ends of your bones wears down over time. Although every joint in the body can develop osteoarthritis, the most common areas affected are the knees, hips, neck, hands or lower back.

Osteoporosis
Ordinarily, the body will continuously absorb and replace bone tissue, but an individual with osteoporosis either loses too much bone, makes too little, or a combination of both. Consequently, the bones become less dense and more prone to fracture. When the bones become weaker, bones are more likely to break.


Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Rheumatoid Arthritis is an autoimmune disease in which the body’s immune system attacks its own tissue, including joints. In severe cases, it attacks the body’s internal organ. Rheumatoid Arthritis disabling form of arthritis that can cause joint pain, swelling, stiffness and decreased movement in the joints. 

Rheumatologists 

With 5 convenient Rheumatology locations in New Jersey, the Riverside Medical Group is the area’s top doctors for joint pain care and treatments. 

While we have one of New Jersey’s top medical practices for Rheumatology, we also have the convenience of in-house state-of-the-art medical equipment for a more accurate diagnosis and treatment plan. Our Rheumatologists are here to provide you relief from your pain. 

Hospitalists

For patients in need of acute hospital care, the Riverside Medical Group offers care through our network of affiliated hospitals. We are affiliated with surrounding hospitals (opens in new window) including: Holy Name Medical Center, Palisades Medical Center, CarePoint Health, Hackensack UMC, Columbia University, Englewood Hospital and Medical Center, The Valley Hospital, St. Joseph’s Healthcare System, Clara Maass Medical Center, and Jersey City Medical Center.

Schedule Your Appointment Today

If you are experiencing symptoms of joint pain, stiffness or swelling, you may be presenting signs of a rheumatic disease. It is best to seek treatment as ignoring these warning signs can cause your condition to become worse. Contact us at Jersey City practice today to consult with one of our expert rheumatologists on your current state of health. We look forward to meeting you.