500 W. Leota St.
North Platte, NE, 69101
About Great Plains Health | Rheumatology | North Platte, NE
Great Plains Rheumatology in North Platte, Nebraska specializes in the painful conditions such as arthritis and autoimmune disease
Great Plains Rheumatology is a specialty clinic and branch of Great Plains Health hospital and clinics, specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of a spectrum of rheumatic disorders.
Our rheumatologist will examine you, diagnose your condition, oversee a treatment plan that likely includes medications, regular exercise, a healthy diet, stress management and rest.
Rheumatic diseases such as arthritis and osteoarthritis cause joint paint and inflammation
Rheumatic diseases, sometimes they’re called musculoskeletal diseases, affect your joints tendons, ligaments, bones and muscles. Common symptoms are joint pain, loss of joint motion, inflammation, swelling and redness.
Arthritis, including rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis and psoriatic arthritis, are common rheumatic diseases as well as osteoarthritis, gout and lupus. Many family doctors with a patient showing signs of rheumatic disease will advise that person to see a specialist.
Meet our rheumatologist Kristin Lake at Great Plains Rheumatology in Central Nebraska
Dr. Kristin Lake is the rheumatologist at Great Plains Rheumatology. She is committed to working with each individual patient to determine what's best for them and aims to help educate all about condition and progress.
Specializing in rheumatology and internal medicine, Dr. Lake graduated medical school at University of Nebraska College of Medicine, completed her residency at University of Nebraska Medical Center and fellowed at Medical University of South Carolina.
For more information or with questions, call us at 308-534-4440.