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Top-Rated Rheumatologist in Chicago Suburbs 

Testing & Laboratory Services

When you’re in pain and discomfort, you immediately have two goals: finding out why, and finding relief as quickly and effectively as possible. But rheumatic conditions can be challenging to diagnose, and you need a highly-trained specialist with access to the most up to date specialized blood tests available, to understand the underlying cause of your symptoms and monitor your treatment.

At Southland Rheumatology Center, we have the ability to draw labs for state of the art diagnostic testing and monitoring, all in the convenient setting of our office. This allows us to provide an accurate diagnosis and assess the activity of your disease efficiently. Not only that, but all of your results are available on our Patient Portal and can be directly transmitted to your referring provider.

If you’re ready to find the answers you deserve, now is the time to call Southland Rheumatology Center. Get in touch with us and schedule your first appointment with the best rheumatoid arthritis doctors in the Chicago area today.

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Doctor Drawing Blood From Patient

Ensuring an Accurate, Effective Diagnosis

Cutting Edge Labs for Diagnosis of Rheumatic Conditions 

Because rheumatic and inflammatory conditions are based in the immune system, the key to diagnosing (and monitoring) many of them lies directly in your cells. The on site lab facility at South Rheumatology Center offers state of the art diagnostic testing and accurate monitoring required in the care of rheumatic conditions. 

Our team is committed to patient education, and before we begin any testing, we’ll inform you of exactly what you’re looking for and what your results will mean. Then, based on your test results, we’ll start working with you to formulate a rheumatoid arthritis treatment plan that works for you on a patient-by-patient basis. 

Diagnostic Rheumatology in Chicago, IL

Diagnosis and Monitoring for Rheumatic Conditions

Bodily pain without meaning doesn’t just hurt. It’s frightening, and every patient deserves answers that can bring them one step closer to relief. Additionally, most rheumatic diseases can’t just be treated with one visit, and require frequent monitoring to make sure you’re managing your symptoms, and that you’re able to live the most comfortable life possible.

At Southland Rheumatology Center, our lab services can offer diagnostic testing and monitoring for the following rheumatic conditions:

If you’re in pain, waiting to understand what’s causing it won’t help you get better -- in fact, leaving a rheumatic disease untreated can potentially make your symptoms even worse. Schedule an appointment with us, and we’ll start discussing your testing options with you!

Frequently Asked Questions

When my test results come back, what’s my next step?

Dr. Nayak and her team will discuss your tests thoroughly with you, transparently showing you the results and explaining what they mean in the context of your symptoms and future treatment plan. Then, we’ll discuss your options with you and work alongside you to develop a tailor-made plan designed to meet your body’s individual needs.

How can I get started with the best rheumatologist near me?

At Southland Rheumatology Center, we make it as simple as possible for you to start finding the relief you deserve. Just use our online scheduling tool to make your appointment, and please feel free to call us with any questions you have prior to your visit. We’re here to help.