The Rheumatology Department treats acute and chronic rheumatic diseases. Our rheumatologists and rheumatology nurses work with your GP, physical therapists, occupational therapists, etc. to propose the optimum treatment for you.

Coronavirus announcement:

For questions, it is best to contact your GP, the rhematology nurse Ms Inge Huys at +32 (0)9 246 71 60 or the attending rheumatologist at +32 (0)9 243 76 76.

For more information about the COVID-19 vaccination for patients with a rheumatological condition, click here to consult the leaflet.

Our advantages

  • The international JCI label for quality of care
  • High-tech infrastructure and state-of-the-art medical equipment
  • Compassionate care

About us

The acute and (chiefly) chronic conditions we treat can be divided into the following large groups:

  • chronic inflammatory joint disorders such as rheumatoid arthritis, spondyloarthritis, psoriatic arthritis, polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) and crystal arthritis (e.g. gout)
  • systemic disorders such as systemic lupus, Sjögren's Syndrome, dermatomyositis and polymyositis, systemic sclerosis, vasculitis, Adult Onset Still Disease and sarcoidosis
  • metabolic bone diseases, such as osteoporosis and Paget's Disease
  • degenerative disorders, such as osteoarthritis

We work across disciplines if required. Our department also maintains good relations with academic centres and collaborates on scientific research. The quality of our care and your satisfaction are always our top priority.

About us

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