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Mr. Jeffrey Leigh Miller, MD

Rheumatologist

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52 years Experience
Mr. Jeffrey Leigh Miller, MD
  • Tampa, FL
  • Temple Univ Sch of Med, Philadelphia Pa
  • Accepting new patients

Is there any alternative treatment for rheumatoid arthritis?

I treat RA with very aggressive medication, usually with disease modifying meds such as methotrexate, along with plaquenil, plaque illness, sulfasalazine, and, if not sufficient, READ MORE
I treat RA with very aggressive medication, usually with disease modifying meds such as methotrexate, along with plaquenil, plaque illness, sulfasalazine, and, if not sufficient, adding a biologic, such as adalimumab or etanercept.

Is this a type of arthritis?

Yes, usually associated with high inflammation markers in people over 60, responds well to low-dose steroid meds, BUT can lead to temporal arteritis, causing blindness.

What is the best treatment for lupus?

Special anti-inflammatory meds available by prescription (steroids, cellcept, imran, plaquenil are the most common).

What should I expect at first visit to a rheumatologist?

A full history and detailed exam. Bring all previous X-rays with you at the visit.

How to treat lupus?

Consider a TV consultant. Gather all the lab data and see if your local Rheumatologist will do this.. there is a consultation cost.

What causes random sudden cramping at night in your knees?

Either muscle cramp disorder or knee disorder. This will require expert examination.

Is rheumatoid arthritis serious?

Joints may be destroyed if the inflammation persists for more that several months.

Why does my son get knee pain without injury?

Possible causes: tendinitis, Osgood schlatters disorder

How to help hand cramps from remote learning?

Increase your fluid intake and do gentle extension exercises.

How to manage rheumatoid arthritis pain?

Aspirin type products help a little, but have mostly been replaced by non-biological and biological Dmards.

How do I receive my Lupus medication with the shortage now?

Call different pharmacies including Canadian and Israeli pharmacies.

Can excess sun exposure weaken my bones?

Sun is good for you, unless you have lupus.

Can a diet help manage my joint pain better?

Consider a high unsaturated fat diet.

What happens if Lyme disease is left untreated?

Take her to the doctor and see if a course of tetracycline is indicated.

How do you treat gout in a big toe?

Probably not gout. Get an X-ray to confirm hydroxy appetite disorder.