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Rheumatology Center

Serving Our Community Since 1996

About Rheumatology Center

At Rheumatology Center, we understand the challenges and complexities of living with rheumatic conditions. Our practice is dedicated to providing the highest standard of care in the field of Rheumatology.

Led by Jose G. Garcia, M.D., a Board-Certified Rheumatologist with extensive experience, our team is committed to helping you manage your health with expertise, compassion, and the latest advancements in medical technology.

We specialize in diagnosing and treating a wide range of rheumatic diseases, including Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus, Scleroderma, Raynaud’s Phenomenon, Osteoarthritis, Gout, and many others. Our approach is patient-centered, focusing on tailored treatment plans that address your unique needs and lifestyle. We believe in empowering our patients through education, offering detailed information on their conditions, treatment options, and strategies for maintaining a healthy and active life.

Our state-of-the-art facility is equipped with the latest diagnostic tools, ensuring accurate and efficient assessment of your condition. We also offer on-site infusion services, injections, and other advanced treatments, all within a comfortable and caring environment.

Your journey to better health is our primary concern. We invite you to explore our website to learn more about our services, our team, and how we can assist you in achieving optimal health and wellness. Feel free to contact us to schedule an appointment or to answer any questions you might have.

Welcome to a place where your health is in expert hands. Welcome to Rheumatology Center.



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Patient Portal

From the Patient Portal, you may access your health records, join a Televisit, book an appointment, and pay your bill.

New Patient Form

To save time, you may download the patient form, print it, and fill it out. Then, bring it with you to your first appointment. If you are not able to print the forms, don’t worry, you can always fill the forms on your appointment date.

Formulario del Paciente Nuevo

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Frequently Asked Questions

What Conditions Do Rheumatologists Treat?

Some conditions treat by Rheumatologists are:

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
  • Lupus
  • Systemic Sclerosiss (Scleroderma)
  • Raynaud’s Phenomenon
  • Sjögren’s Syndrome
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Gout
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  • Giant Cell Arteritis
  • Vasculitis
  • Inflammatory Myopathies (such as Polymyositis and Dermatomyositis)
  • Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
  • And many others.
Additional In-office Services

RCI offers IV infusion therapy, supporting overall improvement in quality of life for patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis, Systemic Lupus and Osteoporosis requiring biologic medications. Our infusion suite is an ideal place for patients to receive infusion services which are performed by highly qualified and trained nurses. We offer personalized care, easy scheduling, as well as a comfortable welcoming environment.

Infusion Medications:

– Orencia
– Rituximab
– Actemra
– Prolia
– Siponi Aria
– Remicade
– and others.


Our Occupational Therapy suite is equipped with all tools required to provide the necessary treatment to alleviate pain and make patients feel at home.

What Can I Expect During My First Visit?

Our Doctors will discuss about your medical history, conduct a physical examination, and order possible diagnostic tests and medications.

How Should I Prepare for My Appointment?

You may download from our site the New Patient Form, fill it out, and bring it with you to the appointment. This will save you time. If you are unable to print the form, don’t worry. You can always fill out the form upon arrival.


  • PCP Referral, if apply
  • Insurance Card
  • Photo ID
  • Current medication list
  • Recent blood work results or any other testing, if available
How Does Insurance Coverage Work for Treatments?

Once you discuss the plan of action with your Rheumatologist, you can contact your insurance company for specific details on coverage according to your specific plan.

Why Book an Appointment?

Scheduling an appointment with our Rheumatologists is the first step towards managing and improving your rheumatic health. Rheumatic diseases are complex and often require specialized care and attention.

By booking an appointment, you gain access to expert diagnosis, personalized treatment plans, and comprehensive support tailored to your specific condition. Early intervention is key in managing symptoms, preventing progression, and maintaining your quality of life.

Our dedicated team is here to guide you through each step of your health journey, ensuring you receive the focused care and attention you deserve. Don’t let joint pain or other symptoms hold you back; take control of your health by scheduling an appointment today.

Contact us

Call Us

(954) 704-1050


(954) 704-9814

Our Location

12151 Taft Street
Pembroke Pines, FL 33026