Sometimes, pain in the joints, muscles, or bones is severe or persists for more than a few days. At that point, you should see your physician.
Many types of rheumatic diseases are not easily identified in the early stages. With the largest group of rheumatologists in the country, HSS embraces a philosophy of integrative care as a world leader in the research and treatment of rheumatic disease.
Your rheumatologist will refer you, as needed, to our staff of expert orthopaedists, physical and occupational therapists, and psychological support services, as well as non-traditional health care providers from any one of our Centers below.