Pediatric Rheumatology

Pediatric Rheumatology

Work with experts who can help treat your child’s autoimmune and/or musculoskeletal disorders. 

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Joint and muscle care, close to home

Rheumatology is the study of conditions where the body “attacks” itself, also known as autoimmune diseases. Each year, the experts in the Division of Pediatric Rheumatology at the Penn State Children’s Hospital treat patients with these disorders with over 5,000 visits per year, that often affect the musculoskeletal system, including joints, bones and muscles.

We know patients and their families want to receive care as close to home as possible. That’s why we see patients at convenient locations throughout Pennsylvania.

Our rheumatology specialists work together with experts in the following areas to diagnose and treat your child’s condition:

Learn more about the conditions we treat.