COIMBATORE MEDICAL COLLEGE
RHEUMATOLOGY CLINIC WAS INAUGURATED ON THE 1 ‘st OF JULY 2005.
It offers outpatient services to those hailing from COIMBATORE, NILAGIRIS and ERODE districts.
The patients are clinically evaluated and undergo diagnostic procedures and appropriate drugs for the same are given for two weeks.
Rheumatological ailments seen including rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, systemic sclerosis, dermatomyosits and sjogrens syndrome.
Since these diseases require treatment for a prolonged period, drugs and periodic followup investigations help them to lead a productive life.
Patients are seen from 8 am to 12 noon from Monday to Saturday. More than 2400 OP Patients attend the RHEUMATOLOGY OP every month at CMCH.