Rheumatology Centre

Each year at St. Joseph’s Hospital, the Rheumatology Centre sees more than 10,000 patients requiring diagnosis and specialized treatment for a multitude of rheumatologic disorders, which are debilitating, chronic diseases of the muscles, tendons, joints, bones, nerves and connective tissues.

Dr. Pope works with a patient to help diagnose their rheumatology issues.

Leading-edge medical treatment

The goals of the multi-disciplinary team are to:

  • Reduce and/or prevent pain, disability and joint damage
  • Teach patients skills that will help them live active and satisfying lives

The Rheumatology Centre provides:

  • Leading-edge medical treatment through our Rheumatology Clinic
  • Research to enhance medical knowledge and patient care