Steroids to Treat Arthritis Center - Lubbock, TX
Lubbock Rheumatologist Doctors for Steroids to Treat Arthritis
Type of Physician: Rheumatologist
What is a Rheumatologist?
A subspecialty certification by the Board of Internal Medicine. Practitioners treat diseases of the joints, muscles, bones, and tendons. Rheumatologists diagnose and treat arthritis, back pain, muscle strains, common athletic injuries, etc. They may work closely with other specialists such as orthopaedic surgeons and physical therapists.
Rheumatologist Doctors in Lubbock *
Lubbock is an American city in the state of Texas. Located in the northwestern part of the state, a region known historically as the Llano Estacado, it is the county seat of Lubbock County, and the home of Texas Tech University.
Lubbock's nickname is the "Hub City" which derives from being the economic, education, and health care hub of a multi-county region commonly called the South Plains. The area is the largest contiguous cotton-growing region in the world and is heavily dependent on irrigation water drawn from the Ogallala Aquifer.
Steroids to Treat Arthritis
Introduction to Steroids
Steroids (short for corticosteroids) are synthetic drugs that closely resemble cortisol, a hormone that your body produces naturally. Steroids work by decreasing inflammation and reducing the activity of the im...
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Nearby Lubbock Hospitals *
University Medical Center
Covenant Medical Center
Covenant Specialty Hospital
Covenant Medical Ctr Lakeside
Sunrise Canyon Hospital
Grace Medical Center
Lubbock Heart Hospital
Southwest Regional Spec Hosp
Covenant Hospital Levelland
Lynn County Hospital District