Rheumatology (Muscles, Tendons, and Joints)

The division of Rheumatology at NewYork-Presbyterian Queens is committed to providing high-quality care to patients suffering from disorders involving the musculoskeletal, bone and immune systems.

The hospital’s rheumatologists are committed to achieving excellence in the diagnosis and treatment of arthritis and autoimmune disorders.

The division works closely with the departments of Radiology and Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation to identify and treat soft tissue problems related to the musculoskeletal system, sports related soft tissue disorders and diseases in bone health in order to design an individualized treatment program for every patient.

Rheumatological disorders include

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Ankylosing spondylitis and seronegative arthritis (psoriatic arthritis)
  • Osteoporosis and vitamin D deficiency
  • Paget’s disease
  • Gout
  • Musculoskeletal pain disorders
  • Myositis
  • Lupus
  • Back pain
  • Tendonitis
  • Vasculitis
  • Sjogren’s syndrome
  • Scleroderma


NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

56-45 Main Street, Room WA-100
Flushing, NY 11355
Phone 718-661-7105