COVID-19 Vaccination for Rheumatology

Currently, there are no official guidelines from the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) about COVID-19 vaccination in patients with autoimmune conditions, including those at OrthoNebraska Rheumatology.  However, we anticipate that the approved COVID-19 vaccines will be recommended to all patients, including rheumatology patients, in the following weeks. As the COVID-19 vaccine is not yet available […]

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What is Rheumatology?

Most people automatically think of arthritis when they hear the term rheumatology. While rheumatoid arthritis is a large part of the field, rheumatology covers much more. Rheumatology is a sub-specialty of internal medicine, focusing on problems with joints, soft tissues, and autoimmune disorders. Rheumatologists are internal medicine doctors or pediatricians who have received further specialized […]

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