The Arthritis Center offers a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary medical and therapeutic program for patients with arthritis of various types including rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, lupus, myopathies, and other musculoskeletal disorders.
Warm water pool therapy, specially designed exercises, and a variety of drug regimens are components of the treatment protocols. Treatment focuses on pain relief, control of inflammation, management of medication, and the improvement of function and independence. The overall goal of Burke’s Arthritis Center is to improve the quality of life of patients with these debilitating diseases.
The Arthritis Center is headed by certified rheumatologist Bento Mascarenas, M.D., along with Mary Beth Walsh, M.D.
The Center is located at Burke’s main outpatient clinic on its White Plains campus. For more information, please call (914) 948-6405.