Laredo Arthritis & Rheumatology Center offers a relaxing room for Infusion Therapy. Our trained staff administers I.V. medications including Remicade, Actemra, Orencia, Benlysta, IVIG, and Rituxan, if necessary, for recovery. Infusion Therapy treats a wide assortment of often chronic and sometimes rare diseases for which infusion medications are effective. Conditions commonly requiring infusion therapy include Rheumatoid Arthritis, Gout, Fibromyalgia, Lupus, Multiple Sclerosis, and more.
The goals of Infusion Therapy are to:
- Reduce inflammation
- Relieve symptoms
- Prevent joint and organ damage
- Improve physical function
- Enhance overall well-being
- Reduce long-term complications
Our Infusion Center provides our infusion therapy patients with a spa-like ambiance. Our center is equipped with comfortable leather recliners, individual TV screens with cable, and wireless Wi-Fi access. We also offer our patients complimentary snacks and beverages. The overall relaxing design of this infusion center works to creates a more calming and soothing setting during treatment sessions. Our Infusion Center is staffed with a highly trained and qualified team. Additionally, we also include state of the art infusion therapy equipment. Every enhancement we have made, from the lighting, color schemes, plants and decorations, were made to help our patients “take joy in the journey” to recovery.
Our Infusion Center’s staff are highly skilled in delivering today’s most advanced medicines to our patients. The nurses in our center are meticulous in their attention to our patient’s needs and comfort. In addition, they will be able to provide you answers to your questions, assist in scheduling future appointments, and making your time in therapy as pleasant as possible.