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Welcome to our office! We are glad that you chose us for your rheumatological concerns. We are pleased to have you as a new patient. Your initial Rheumatologic evaluation may require approximately 1 to 2 hours for the first visit. Please download and carefully fill out your new patient forms and bring it to your new patient visit along with any x-rays, MRI, bone density reports and labs that you may want to share with your provider pertaining to your condition. This will enable us to spend more time with you concerning your present illness and to focus on your specific problems. Please note that because of our medical specialty, sometimes emergencies do arise which may lead to extended wait times. We do apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Please allot for approx. up to 2 hours in our Center when scheduled with a provider.
We look forward to meeting you soon.
Our dedicated medical providers Dr. Edgar Martorell MD & Dr. Carlos Sanchez APRN attended FSR (Florida Society of Rheumatology) on July 2023 to further their knowledge and expertise in rheumatology. This allows us to stay updated with the latest advancements in the field, ensuring the best care for all of our valued patients. Your well-being remains our top priority, and we're committed to providing you with the highest quality healthcare.
Are you tired of waiting on hold on the telephone?
Would you rather be able to send a quick email to us instead?
Our Patient Portal is now available and ready to use. Simply ask the front desk to activate your patient portal. We are able to respond to your questions or messages directly thru the portal.
The Patient Portal will allow you to:
• View upcoming appointments
• Send messages to the office staff and providers
• Update pharmacy information
• Update medication list & other medical information
• View & print office visit notes
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Welcome to Arthritis & Rheumatology Clinic
Our mission is to provide state of the art care with a patient-centered approach to treatment. At ARC, we are committed to providing excellent comprehensive services for all your rheumatological needs. As your rheumatological team, we will work with your primary care doctor and other members of your medical team to coordinate your health care.
We treat arthritis, osteoporosis, lupus, fibromyalgia, autoimmune diseases, and other musculoskeletal conditions. We have the latest in rheumatological care including infusion center, ultrasounds guided injections, neuro-analgesia, complementary medicine, and electronic medical records with secure online patient access for efficient care.
At ARC, you will find doctors and staff who are knowledgeable, courteous and committed to help you and provide you with high quality and personalized care.
Our goal is your health and well-being!
Did You know?
Nurse Practitioners & Rheumatology
Sept 14, 2022
Nurse Practitioners (NP's) who specialize in rheumatology work in private practice, clinics & hospitals. They assess, diagnose and conduct follow-up care with patients, administer intra-articular injections, recommend and prescribe therapeutic agents/medications and coordinate care. Recent studies report that NP's provide remarkable care in RA patients physical function, disease activity, pain and quality of life comapred with RA patients who are seen only by a physician.
What is Neuroanalgesia?
Jun 25, 2018
Neuroanalgesia is a nerve pain fiber stimulating procedure that blocks the feeling of pain. increases blood circulation, and oxygenate the affected areas.
We encourage every patient to keep their appointments, as many of the medications require monitoring for safety and for any changes in your health or condition. We do offer Telehealth appointments. From the comfort of your home you can virtually meet with your medical provider.
WHAT DO I NEED?
A computer, tablet, or mobile device with a camera and a microphone.
Up-to-date software (PC, Android, Apple, etc.).
Up-to-date internet browser (Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer or Mozilla)
KEEP IN MIND
Please note that it is YOUR RESPONSIBILITY to see if your insurance provides COVERAGE for telemedicine appointments to avoid any additional charges.
You will need to have on hand a photo ID, credit card for payment & a list of medications.
Please make sure you are in an area that is quiet, with internet signal and well-lit for the visit. (No virtual appointment will be held if you are driving)