Pediatric Rheumatology

If your child has complaints of pain in the joints, muscles, bones or tendons, other symptoms of arthritis, or an autoimmune disorder, your pediatrician may refer you to a UMass Memorial Children’s Medical Center pediatric rheumatologist.

Pediatric Rheumatology Disorders We Treat

Rheumatology disorders we treat include:

  • Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
  • Systemic lupus erythematosis
  • Fibromyalgia/chronic pain syndromes
  • General aches and pains
  • Lyme Arthritis
  • Uveitis/Iritis
  • Certain dermatologic disorders (in conjuntion with our pediatric dermatology team)
  • Other vasculitis syndromes

Pediatric Rheumatology Resources

Learn about juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.

Look up glossary words related to pediatric arthritis and other rheumatic diseases.

Help your teen cope with chronic illness.

Appointments: 855-UMASS-MD


Children's Medical Center
University Campus, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655

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The National Children's Study