Our Treatment Approach
Westroads Rheumatology Associates offers patients individualized, expert specialty care, convenient on-site diagnostic and infusion therapy services, and cutting edge clinical research, in a welcoming and supportive environment.
Our clinicians treat a wide variety of conditions, including rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, gout, lupus, osteoporosis, vasculitus, ankylosing spondylitis, inflammatory muscle disease and many other connective tissue diseases. We also diagnose and treat fibromyalgia, tendonitis, bursitis and other causes of musculoskeletal pain.
For your convenience, we offer on-site ancillary services, including:
- Lab draws (in house)
- Digital X-ray (in house)
- Bone Density testing (in house)
- Infusion (intra-venous) therapies
Through Westroads Clinical Research, patient volunteers participate in cutting-edge research on the newest therapies for rheumatic disease.
Onsite Infusion Center
Conveniently located onsite at Westroads Rheumatology Associates, the Westroads Infusion Center offers a comfortable environment for our patients who have been prescribed intra-venous therapy for rheumatic conditions including arthritis, osteoporosis, and lupus.
Our caring infusion center staff, including a board-certified nurse practitioner, are specially trained and experienced in all aspects of intra-venous infusion therapies. During your visit, our staff will be available to answer questions about your treatment plan, draw labs, and ensure that you are comfortable. Additionally, a Rheumatologist is always on the premises during infusion center hours.
The Westroads Infusion Center is open Monday – Friday from 8a – 5p and offers access to the latest treatment therapies including:
- Orencia (for rheumatoid arthritis)
- Remicade (for rheumatoid arthritis)
- Rituxan (for rheumatoid arthritis)
- Actemra (for rheumatoid arthritis)
- Reclast (for osteoporosis)
- Boniva (for osteoporosis)
- Benlysta (for lupus)
Considering Treatment Through Biologics
We encourage you to take the time to carefully consider all of your treatment options. Learning everything you can about your biologic treatment options, including how they’re taken, safety considerations, and how much they cost, can help you feel more confident when deciding on a treatment path.