Rheumatology is a branch of internal medicine focusing on systemic autoimmune diseases that affect many organs of the body.

A rheumatologist studies connective tissue pathologies performs their diagnosis, therapy, and prevention of relapses. The competence of a rheumatologist includes not only joint diseases and connective tissue diseases but also, for example, rheumatic heart defects. It is an appropriate decision to approach a rheumatologist regarding pain and swelling in the joints, a feeling of stiffness of the joints in the morning, and other related symptoms.

How it works

  • With MedicusUnion's website or mobile app, you can consult your doctor from the comfort of your own home
  • Accredited European specialists with extensive practical experience and state-of-the-art knowledge in their field
  • An online consultation offers you the opportunity to discuss your concerns with your doctor, with the convenience and the location of your choice. The specialist will take an initial history to inquire about your current symptoms and your treatment needs. Based on this information, he will perform a thorough assessment, recommend further examinations if needed, and decide on further treatment