Rheumatic diseases can affect many aspects of the patient’s life. A rheumatologist is physician who received further training in the diagnosis (detection) and treatment of musculoskeletal disease and systemic autoimmune conditions commonly referred to as rheumatic diseases. These diseases can affect the joints, muscles and bones causing pain, swelling, stiffness and deformity. Some conditions include:

  • Autoimmune conditions such as lupus and rheumatoid arthritis
  • Rheumatic heart disease
  • Gout
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Vasculitis

Dimitrios I. Fanopoulos, M.D. is a rheumatologist that sees patients at NorthPointe and the Beloit Clinic.

NorthPointe Health and Wellness Campus
5605 E. Rockton Road
Roscoe, Illinois
Phone: (815) 525-4500

Beloit Clinic
1905 E. Huebbe Parkway
Beloit, Wisconsin 53511
Phone: (608) 364-1460

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