Dr. Maria Ibarra practices Pediatric Rheumatology in Kansas City, MO. Pediatric rheumatologists treat child patients who suffer from pain in the musculoskeletal system, have symptoms of arthritis, or an autoimmune disorder. Dr. Ibarra evaluates and treats a variety of joint, muscle, and bone disorders; including autoimmune disorders, such as lupus, juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, Kawasaki disease, post-infectious arthritis, chronic vasculitis, and inflammatory disorders of the muscle, eye, or other organs. Dr. Ibarra also is trained in the evaluation of prolonged fever, unexplained complaints of chronic musculoskeletal pain, weakness, poor appetite, fatigue, and/or loss of function or skills.
Education and Training
Universidad Industrial de Sant
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP- Pediatric Rheumatology
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP
- Driscoll Children's Hospital 2007
- Pediatric Rheumatology, Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL 2010
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