Pediatric Scleroderma 101

As a pediatric rheumatologist at HSS, I have treated a number of young patients with different forms of scleroderma. Though many people think of scleroderma

Ask the Expert: Scleroderma

Dr. Robert Spiera, Rheumatologist and Director of the Vasculitis and Scleroderma Program at the Hospital for Special Surgery, answers readers’ questions on scleroderma. Q1. Has

Scleroderma: How is this diagnosis made?

What is Scleroderma? Scleroderma is one of the connective tissue disorders diagnosed and treated primarily by rheumatologists. In this condition, the interaction between autoimmunity, vascular