Mahaska Health is proud to announce that we are expanding services for our community to offer Rheumatology Services.
Libby Dassow, PA-C, can diagnose, treat and help prevent a range of rheumatological conditions. Rheumatology services focus on the diagnosis (detection), and treatment of diseases that affect the muscles, bones, joints, ligaments, and tendons. At Mahaska Health, we provide expert, personalized care plans for every patient.
Meet our Rheumatology specialist:
Our rheumatology expert can diagnose and treat a variety of conditions that cause joint and muscle pain. Some of these include:
- Autoimmune disease
- Chronic Pain
- Giant cell arteritis
- Polymyalgia rheumatica
- Psoriatic arthritis
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Systemic lupus erythematous
These conditions may affect more than just the joints and muscles. Our rheumatology care team will work with your primary care doctor and other providers to help manage your symptoms. Some teams we frequently work with include:
- Occupational therapy
- Pain management
- Physical therapy
Mahaska Health Rheumatology Services is best accessed by entering through Entrance #4.