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, special exercises, and a variety of drug regimens are important components of treatment. Treatment centers on pain relief, the control of inflammation, the management of medication, and the improvement of function and independence. The treating physicians are board certified rheumatologists. For more information, please call (914) 948-6405.
The Arthritis Center is headed by certified rheumatologist Bento Mascarenas, M.D.