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Dr. Victoria Katz

Rheumatologist

Dr. Victoria Katz is a top Rheumatologist in Brooklyn, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Victoria Katz is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Victoria Katz is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Victoria Katz is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Brooklyn, New York, Dr. Victoria Katz is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Victoria Katz
  • Brooklyn, New York
  • Tbilisi Medical Institute
  • Accepting new patients

What type of treatment is best for knee pain?

Hello, thank you for asking this important question. First we need to identify the etiology of your pain with c-ray and/or MRI. Then we can make informed decision based on the READ MORE
Hello, thank you for asking this important question. First we need to identify the etiology of your pain with c-ray and/or MRI. Then we can make informed decision based on the results what would be the best option for you. I like when my patients are educated and informed about their health and together we come up with solutions. Since there are many options to treat knee pain. Hope that answers your question.

Autoimmune diseases causing hypothermia?

Hi,

You need an appointment to discuss and see exactly what testing was done. What's positive and negative.

What are the symptoms of psoriatic arthritis in kids?

Hello,

Blood work and X-rays have to be done to establish the diagnosis. Please see a rheumatologist for further work up.
Best of luck to you guys.

How does juvenile arthritis affect bone development in children?

It is important to properly diagnose and check the child for erosions. Please see a rheumatologist as it's very individual and everyone is different.
Best of luck.

Can an 11 year old get lupus?

Hello Dear, yes it is unfortunate but children get lupus as well. Extensive blood work has to be done along with symptoms.

Can osteoarthritis be caused by being overweight?

Hi yes definitely the more pressure on the joints the more pain it would be. So definitely weight loss is a big factor. She can also have hyaluronic acid injections into the READ MORE
Hi yes definitely the more pressure on the joints the more pain it would be. So definitely weight loss is a big factor. She can also have hyaluronic acid injections into the knee to help lubricate the joints.

I have a sudden pain and swelling around my right wrist. Is it due to rheumatoid arthritis?

Hi, it's definitely impossible to diagnose without seeing the patient. There can be lots of different reasons for your pain, please see a local rheumatologist for blood work and READ MORE
Hi, it's definitely impossible to diagnose without seeing the patient. There can be lots of different reasons for your pain, please see a local rheumatologist for blood work and radiologic studies.

My joint pain is impacting my work productivity. Please help.

Please see a Rheumatologist or Sports Medicine Physcian. I would recommend to perform Blood work and Radiologic studies to identify the cause of the pain. If you are in the NYC READ MORE
Please see a Rheumatologist or Sports Medicine Physcian. I would recommend to perform Blood work and Radiologic studies to identify the cause of the pain.
If you are in the NYC area please call 718-375-2300 and schedule your appointment.

I have never had a back injury, then why do I have a constant back pain?

Please see a Rheumatologist! I would recommend to perform Blood work for Rheumatic Problem and Radiologic studies to identify the cause of the pain. If you are in the NYC area READ MORE
Please see a Rheumatologist! I would recommend to perform Blood work for Rheumatic Problem and Radiologic studies to identify the cause of the pain.
If you are in the NYC area please call 718-375-2300 and schedule your appointment.

Is there a permanent cure for arthritis?

Hey there unfortunately, there is no cure for arthritis but there is remission period. Depending on what kind of arthritis she has. Please see a Rheumatologist in your area. READ MORE
Hey there unfortunately, there is no cure for arthritis but there is remission period. Depending on what kind of arthritis she has. Please see a Rheumatologist in your area. Diet, exercise and BHRT definitely helps my patients. Best of luck

How can rheumatoid arthritis be managed?

I actually do not recommend Painkillers as they are not treating the root of the cause of the problems. Rheumatic patients must be treated with DMARD therapy and go on tnf or READ MORE
I actually do not recommend Painkillers as they are not treating the root of the cause of the problems. Rheumatic patients must be treated with DMARD therapy and go on tnf or biologic treatments. Please find a rheumatologist near you. Best wishes.