Rheumatic Conditions We Treat

At UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, our pediatric rheumatology experts are specially trained to manage all childhood rheumatic disorders. Some of the diseases, musculoskeletal pain syndromes, and other rheumatic conditions we treat include:

  • Juvenile idiopathic arthritis
  • Lupus
  • Joint and muscle pain
  • Vasculitis
  • Uveitis
  • Raynaud’s phenomenon
  • Rash
  • Connective tissue diseases:
    • Pediatric Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
    • Dermatomyositis
    • Scleroderma
    • Mixed Connective Tissue Disease
    • Overlap Connective Tissue Diseases
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome
  • Vasculitides:
    • Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis (formerly known as Wegener's Granulomatosis)
    • Microscopic Polyangiitis
    • Takayasu's Arteritis
    • Kawasaki Disease
    • Hennoch-Schoenlein Purpura
  • Fevers of Unclear Origin
  • Periodic Fever Syndromes
  • Fever of unknown origin

Learn more about the clinical services available in the Division of Pediatric Rheumatology.

Contact Us

To schedule a rheumatology appointment or consultation, please call 412-692-5081.