Clinical research aims to optimize the treatment of juvenile arthritis through diverse projects.
Location: Children's Park Place North 1601 4th Ave South Birmingham, Al 35233
Office Main Line: 205-638-9438
Appointment line: 205-638-6993
Pediatric Rheumatology diagnoses and treats children with autoimmune disorders, including juvenile arthritis, lupus, myositis, scleroderma, and various vasculitides. A variety of treatment options are available from intraarticular corticosteroid joint injections to newer biologic agents that target inflammatory cytokines. Laboratory research in the division covers basic mechanisms of T lymphocyte function. Clinical research aims to optimize the treatment of juvenile arthritis through diverse projects.