It's hard enough to be a kid. At Cook Children's Pediatric Rheumatology we try to make it a little easier.
Most people think of things like arthritis, scleroderma or Crohn's disease as something that only older adults get. But kids get these and many other conditions as well. At Cook Children's, we're here to help kids and teens with things like persistent arthritis and joint pain, symptoms associated with autoimmune diseases and much, much more.
- Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
- Systemic lupus erythematosus
- Spondyloarthropathies, such as ankylosing spondylitis, Reiter syndrome, psoriatic arthritis and the arthritis associated with ulcerative colitis, or Crohn's disease
- Vasculopathies of childhood, including Kawasaki syndrome, Henoch-Schönlein purpura, Wegener granulomatosis and related conditions
What is rheumatoid arthritis?
Meet our doctors:
Pediatric nurse practitioners
Abby Dugger, PNP