Department of Rheumatology

About Us

  • Department of Rheumatology has been functioning for more than 10 years. Outpatient time 8AM to 3pm [ Monday to Friday ] Giving Treatment for patients with Rheumatological diseases as outpatient and also as Inpatients getting admitted in IMCU, Medical ward , and also in other specialities like orthopaedic, Dermatology , and others.

Our Vision

  • Patients with life threatening Rheumatologincal Diseases will be attended in IMCU ward daily
  • Patients getting admitted in orthopaedic dermatology, Pulmonology, Nephrology will be attended daily.
  • In follow up of patients after seeing the investigation report, treatment alteration will be done on the same day.

Our Mission

  • A patient who had gone to several Hospitals in Tamil Nadu and finally come here. She was diagnosed to have camptodactyly – A rare disease.
  • A rare case of post – Covid reactive arthritis had been successfully treated.
  • About to commence LUPUS CLINIC to cater the needs of systemic lupus Erythematousus patients.


  • Life member of Indian Rheumatology Association
  • Life member of Association of Physicians of India.


  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Ankylosing Spondilitis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Reactive Arthritis
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
  • Scleroderma
  • Sjogren’s Syndrome
  • Myositis
  • Vasculitis
  • Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome
  • Gout
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Rheumatic fever
  • Septic Arthritis
  • Structured Programme in the form of regular case presentation, seminars to gain the required knowledge and skill.
  • Class well be taken for MD – General Medicine and MS – Ophthalmology students.
  • Case presenting training for post graduates
  • Online access to peer reviewed and indexed journals By presenting clinical cases in the outpatient department Regularly attending and presenting cases in clinical society meetings, Interdepartmental meetings.