Juvenile Arthritis Center - Palm Desert, CA

Palm Desert Pediatric Rheumatologist Doctors for Juvenile Arthritis

Type of Physician: Pediatric Rheumatologist

What is a Pediatric Rheumatologist? A subspecialty certification by the Board of Pediatrics; practitioners treat the infant, child, or adolescent with rheumatic disease (causing painful disability in the muscles, tendons, bones, joints or nerves). He or she also participates in the prevention, understanding, and treatment of the various rheumatic disorders and also promotes understanding of the basic mechanisms of the disease in the interrelated areas of immunology, genetics, inflammation, and infectious diseases.

Specialty: Pediatric Rheumatology

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Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis)

Juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) facts

  • Epidemiologic studies estimate that approximately 294,000 American children are affected by JIA.
  • Children of European ancestry are more likely to develop the condition while those of...

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Emergency Contact for Palm Desert

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Nearby Palm Desert Hospitals

  • 1
    Betty Ford Center
    39000 Bob Hope Dr
    Palm Desert, California 92270
    (760) 773-410
  • 2
    Eisenhower Medical Center
    39000 Bob Hope Dr Frnt
    Palm Desert, California 92270
    (760) 340-391
  • 3
    John F Kennedy Memorial Hosp
    47111 Monroe St
    Palm Desert, California 92201
    (760) 347-619
  • 4
    Oasis Rehabilitation Center
    47915 Oasis St
    Palm Desert, California 92201
    (760) 863-860
  • 5
    Desert Regional Medical Center
    1150 N Indian Canyon Dr
    Palm Desert, California 92262
    (760) 323-651
  • 6
    Hi-Desert Medical Center
    6601 White Feather Rd
    Palm Desert, California 92252
    (760) 366-371
  • 7
    Hemet Valley Medical Center
    1117 E Devonshire Ave
    Palm Desert, California 92543
    (951) 652-281
  • 8
    Hemet Valley Recovery Center
    371 N Weston Pl
    Palm Desert, California 92543
    (951) 765-490
  • 9
    Naval Hospital
    Bldg 1145 Sturgis Rd
    Palm Desert, California 92278
    (760) 830-219

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