The Division of Rheumatology at Sheikh Shakhbout Medical City (SSMC), Abu Dhabi, in partnership with Mayo Clinic, is home to a multidisciplinary team of rheumatologists and specialists focused on the treatment of immune-mediated disorders of the musculoskeletal system, soft tissues, autoimmune diseases, vasculitides, connective tissue disorders and osteoporosis. Such diseases can affect the joints, muscles and bones, causing pain, swelling, stiffness and deformities.
Why Choose SSMC?
Rheumatologists at SSMC are recognized regionally and internationally for their clinical expertise and research. Our collaborative approach to personalized care means our multidisciplinary team of nurses, surgeons, radiologists, ophthalmologists, physical therapists, and podiatrists are able to effectively diagnose and treat patients, providing exceptional and consistent care. We utilize specialized technology in the diagnosis and treatment of rheumatic conditions, including musculoskeletal ultrasounds and musculoskeletal ultrasound-guided joint and tendon injections.
The Rheumatology Division places emphasis on research and education, welcoming physicians yearly into SSMC’s three-year rheumatology fellowship program.