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 conjunction with our pediatric dermatology team)
  • Other vasculitis syndromes

Pediatric Rheumatology Resources

Learn about juvenile rheumatoid arthritis.

Help your teen cope with chronic illness.