The Offices of Dr. W. Hayes Wilson & Dr. Kimberley Wilson

Piedmont Rheumatology Consultants

We assess:

Signs (from a physical exam) and symptoms (what you see and how you feel), including systemic (whole body) involvement by a rheumatic disease

Joint disorders

Overall function, including physical, mental well-being and level of independence

Results of advanced imaging and lab tests

Treatment options

Need for more assessment and treatment, such as

           referrals to other health care providers

           orthopedic aids (splint, brace, cane, etc.) or corrective surgery

           hospital stay


What does a Rheumatologist do?

A rheumatologist treats arthritis, certain autoimmune diseases, musculoskeletal pain disorders and osteoporosis. There are more than 100 types of these diseases, including rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, gout, lupus, osteoporosis, fibromyalgia and scleroderma.

Our aim is to help patients with rheumatic disease to have the best possible quality of life.