Rheumatic diseases affect children differently than they do adults. Symptoms may be more severe and complications more serious. That’s why it’s important to seek care from pediatric rheumatologists who understand how these disorders affect a child’s development. Duke specialists use their wealth of training, experience, and knowledge to address all your child’s needs, including their physical health and emotional well-being.
Largest Pediatric Rheumatology Program in NC
Our team approach means several doctors may contribute their unique expertise to your child’s care.
Access to Clinical Trials
Your child may be eligible to participate in clinical trials that test new therapies. Our doctors also help to create nationally standardized treatment guidelines for pediatric rheumatic conditions, which makes the best possible care more widely available.