Newport Arthritis & Osteoporosis Care
Gout Treatment Center of Newport Beach
B. Burt Rahavi, M.D., F.A.C.R.
Welcome and thank you for visiting the Newport Arthritis Care website.
Our Board Certified Rheumatologist in Newport Beach specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of the illnesses that cause pain, swelling and stiffness of the joints and muscles related to arthritis and other rheumatic diseases. Our physician is well versed in diagnosing and treating various arthritic and rheumatic disorders including but not limited to osteoarthritis, gouty arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, and tendonitis/bursitis.
Call 949-759-9110 to make an appointment to be evaluated by our dedicated physician. We look forward to the opportunity to provide the best care and environment for the comprehensive treatment of your arthritis.
Gout is a metabolic disease that does not just affect joints, rather it is commonly associated with other serious health issues like metabolic syndrome, diabetes, hypertension, cardiovascular and kidney disease. Our Board certified Rheumatologist and gout specialist in Newport Beach utilizes a comprehensive approach & plan of action for treating gout.
Our physician will conduct a thorough evaluation which involves medical history review, performing a physical examination, joint or bursa fluid examination for gout crystals if indicated, & requesting blood tests or x-ray examination. Our approach to Gout treatment also considers issues such as lifestyle, diet, exercise, weight management & use of medications.
Gouty arthritis is very painful and disruptive to one's quality of life. If not treated adequately it will lead to irreparable joint damage and permanent joint pain. Due to the urgent nature of a gout flare, same day appointments are available. Just call 949-759-9110 to speak to a member of our staff.
Whether you have osteoporosis and need expert treatment to stop the progress of the disease and prevent a future osteoporotic fracture, or you want to know your risk factors for developing osteoporosis, we at Newport Arthritis & Osteoporosis Care can help.
Our Board certified Rheumatologist is an osteoporosis specialist in Newport Beach who helps people by performing a comprehensive evaluation which involves a review of personal and family history, lifestyle and nutritional history, physical examination, laboratory tests and bone mineral density test (DEXA). Osteoporosis treatment needs to be comprehensive and includes education about bone health, lifestyle and diet modifications, therapeutic exercises, balance training and fall prevention. As well, information on ways to make one's home and environment safe to prevent falls is also reviewed.
400 NEWPORT CENTER DRIVE, SUITE 602-A
NEWPORT BEACH, CA 92660
DR. RAHAVI - BOARD CERTIFIED RHEUMATOLOGIST IN NEWPORT BEACH IN ORANGE COUTY, CA
Servine Costa Mesa, Newport Beach, Corona Del Mar, Irvine, Anaheim, Anaheim Hills, Yorba Linda, Fullerton, Laguna Beach, Laguna Niguel, Ranco Santa Margarita, and San Clemente.