Blanchard Valley Medical Practices

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Rheumatology Specialists of Northwest Ohio


The specialized team at Rheumatology Specialists of Northwest Ohio, is committed to providing outstanding care for adult patients with rheumatologic disease. This includes arthritis and other musculoskeletal conditions and systemic autoimmune diseases. These conditions can cause pain, swelling and stiffness in joints, muscles and bones.

Our team believes in a personalized approach that considers all the unique aspects of an individual’s health and offer cutting edge diagnostic tools and therapies. Rheumatologists study conditions that affect the connective tissues. Because some connective tissue problems and autoimmune diseases affect the entire body, rheumatologists are trained to look at the whole person.

Advanced ultrasound imaging is available for diagnosis and management of joint diseases at the point-of-care. We also offer therapeutic injections to treat various musculoskeletal ailments, such as arthritis, tendonitis and bursitis. Our comprehensive infusion service provides a safe and inviting environment where patients can receive treatment.

Referrals are not necessary. Patients are welcome to call directly for appointment.

Our services include treatment for the following conditions, but are not limited to:

  • Rheumatoid arthritis

  • Systemic lupus erythematosus

  • Sjogren’s syndrome

  • Scleroderma

  • Mixed connective tissue disease

  • Myositis

  • Ankylosing spondylitis

  • Giant cell arteritis

  • Polymyalgia rheumatica

  • Gout

  • Pseudogout

  • Osteoarthritis

  • Psoriatic arthritis

  • Tendonitis

  • Bursitis

  • Osteoporosis

Infusion Drug Services

  • Remicade (Infliximab)

  • Simponi Aria (Golimumab)

  • Cimzia (Certolizumab)

  • Actemra (Tocilizumab)

  • Orencia (Abatacept)

  • Benlysta (Belimumab)

  • Rituxan (Rituximab)

  • Stelara (Ustekinumab)

  • Reclast (Zoledronic acid)

  • Prolia (Denosumab)

  • IVIG (Intravenous Immune Globulin)