Jefferson University Hospitals

Infectious Arthritis

Patients with infectious arthritis receive expert care from nationally and internationally recognized rheumatologists and specialists at Jefferson.

Infectious arthritis is not a chronic condition but needs to be diagnosed promptly so that accurate treatment can begin, thus preventing the infection from spreading to other parts of your body. If you are experiencing pain, fever or swelling, the experts in Jefferson's Arthritis Program will provide you with an effective treatment.