Common Conditions

These are some of the many different medical conditions that a rheumatologist will help you with.


Although many will have heard of osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, there are several different types of arthritis.

Soft Tissue Rheumatism

There’s a wide range of commonly encountered conditions that fall into this category, including tennis elbow, frozen shoulder.

Inflammatory Muscle Disorders

PMR is a commonly encountered condition occurring over the age of 60 and characterised by muscle pain in the upper arms,

Spinal Pain

Spinal pain accounts for about 20% of a Rheumatologist’s workload. As many as 80% of the population will experience.

Connective Tissue Disorders

Typically affecting young women, these are an uncommon group of autoimmune disorders associated with multiple organ.


Osteoporosis is defined as an increased bone fragility that results in an increased risk of fractures. Typical fractures are.