Rheumatology at Children's of Alabama is a worldwide leader in the diagnosis and treatment of TMJ arthritis in children with JIA.
Macrophage Activation Syndrome (MAS)
MAS is a frequently fatal complication of certain rheumatic disorders, and Pediatric Rheumatology at UAB/Children's of Alabama is at the forefront for developing diagnostic criteria for and treatment of MAS in children.
Optimal Treatment for Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA)
Treatment of Other Pediatric Rheumatic Diseases
Uncommon diseases often require innovative ideas in order to develop novel effective therapies. Pediatric Rheumatology at Children’s of Alabama takes a reasoned but aggressive approach to keep disease activity in check while minimizing toxicity from therapy.