Andrew Laster, MD, FACR, CCD, has been practicing rheumatology for nearly 35 years. A graduate of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, he has been in private practice since 1986 in Charlotte, North Carolina. His clinical and research specialties are immune-mediated diseases and osteoporosis, and he frequently lectures on a national level to other health care providers. Dr. Laster also serves as assistant consulting professor of medicine for Duke University and clinical instructor in medicine for the University of North Carolina School of Medicine. He is also on the Medical Advisory Panel for Arthritis Today magazine.
April 13th, 2020 | Season 1 | 30 mins 36 secs
There are many misconceptions about arthritis and if you live with it, certainly you’ve heard it all. Whether you have arthritis, gout or psoriatic arthritis, long-time rheumatologist Andrew Laster, MD, debunks some of the most common myths and misconceptions about arthritis to decipher fact from fiction. Tune in to this episode to gain a better understanding of your arthritis to help better manage your symptoms.
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