Services Provided

We specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of autoimmune diseases including rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, SLE, psoriasis/psoriatic arthritis, gout, vasculitis, and inflammatory muscle diseases.

About Your First Visit

Please make sure you are aware of any medications you are currently taking. We will need a list of these medications at the time of your first visit. Also, prior to your first visit, you will receive a pre-visit functionality questionnaire. It is most helpful if you complete this document and bring it with you.

In-office Procedures

Procedures such as joint aspiration/injection as well as topic treatments of tendonitis, bursitis and arthritis are performed in-office. We also provide infusion services for certain medications such as Remicade and Reclast.


HMG Rheumatology is pleased to utilize the excellent rehabilitation services of HMG Rehabilitation. A team of the region’s most proficient physical and occupational therapists comprise HMG Rehabilitation Services – the Mountain Empire’s leading provider of comprehensive rehabilitation services.

Diagnostic Imaging

At HMG Rheumatology, we understand the importance of advanced diagnostic imaging technologies and systems. That’s why we’re pleased to provide two of the region’s most advanced imaging facilities—the Outpatient Diagnostic Center at MeadowView Lane (Kingsport) and the Outpatient Diagnostic Center at Sapling Grove (Bristol). Learn more about diagnostic imaging.

Unable to keep your appointment?

If you find that you are going to be unable to keep your appointment, out of courtesy to patients who are desiring appointments, please provide us advance notice as early as possible. We request at least a 24-hour advance notification for office appointments.

HMG Rheumatology at Sapling Grove – 423-990-2424