The Only Brazos Valley Independent Board-Certified Rheumatologists: We accept MAJOR INSURANCES

Baylor Scott & White Health logo - We accept MAJOR INSURANCES

AOCBV accepts most major insurance plans, including Baylor Scott & White Health Insurance. If you do not see your insurance listed below, please contact us to speak with one of our knowledgeable staff members about your individual coverage.

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Do the Seasonal Changes Affect Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Do the Seasonal Changes Affect Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Many have probably heard that people with various forms of arthritis have long been said to be able to predict the weather. “Do the seasonal changes affect Rheumatoid Arthritis?” is a common question people ask. Therefore, we will discuss Rheumatoid Arthritis and the seasonal changes.

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Am I a Candidate for PRP Therapy?

Am I a Candidate for PRP Therapy?

Ideal candidates for PRP therapy have mild to moderate ligament issues, tennis elbow or calcification. During your consultation appointment, one of our trained medical professionals will evaluate your injury and determine if PRP therapy is right for you. We will answer the question, “Am I a Candidate for PRP Therapy?”

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Benefits of Patient-Centered Diagnosis for Rheumatoid Arthritis with AOCBV

benefits of patient-centered diagnosis for Rheumatoid Arthritis

Despite the fickleness of rheumatoid arthritis symptoms, there are many ways to determine if you have it. Our early arthritis clinic and arthritis & osteoporosis center consists of healthcare professionals who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of arthritis, as well as the development of individual treatment plans. We will discuss some of the many benefits of patient-centered diagnosis for Rheumatoid Arthritis.

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What is Scleroderma?

Symptoms of Scleroderma

Scleroderma is a group of diseases that causes your skin or other connective tissues in the body to become hard and tight. In addition to affecting the skin, Scleroderma may damage your internal organs, attack your blood vessels and even disrupt your disruptive track. Since Scleroderma can affect different parts of the body, the symptoms it produces vary.

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Understanding Inflammatory Back Pain

Inflammatory Back Pain

It is estimated that between 60 to 80 percent of the U.S. population experience back pain. It is one of the primary reasons why people call in sick from work and require disability. For some, back pain is only a one-time occurrence. For others, it is a chronic problem that can last up to three months at a time. We will discuss inflammatory back pain.

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