About Us

The Arthritis Institute of Michigan was founded in 1998 and began in a small office in Howell Michigan. It was the first rheumatologic center in the history of Livingston County. The Arthritis Institute of Michigan was the first completely electronic office in the county in 2002, with computers in each room and wireless broad band networking. In November of 2003, The Arthritis Institute of Michigan moved to a state of the art facility in Brighton, designed

 

 A Rheumatologist is a physician who specializes in the non-surgical care of inflammatory and non-inflammatory diseases that may involve the bones and joints. A Rheumatologist does not perform surgery.

 

 

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 Rheumatoid Arthritis

 Osteoarthritis

 Osteoporosis

 Ankylosing-Spondylitis

 Psoriatic Arthritis

 Gout

 Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

 Scleroderma

 Childhood Arthritis and Joint Problems

 Inflammatory Diseases

 Knee, Shoulder, Hip, Back and Neck Pain

 Vitamin D Deficiency

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specifically for arthritis patients. There is barrier free access, drive up and covered drop off and natural lighting in every room of the building. In addition, the new facility houses an infusion suite and a clinical research center.