Clear Lake Arthritis ClinicDr. Elkhalili


Dr. Elkhalili is Board Certified in Rheumatology and Internal Medicine.

He is a Member of American College of Rheumatology.

Any painful disorder that affects joints, muscles, connective tissues, soft tissues around the joints, bones and generally the loco-motor system, comes under the category of rheumatology.

At Clear Lake Arthritis Clinic, a huge proportion of patients with rheumatoid arthritis, are now cured with the introduction and wide spread use of biologic treatment for the treatment of arthritic disorders. Generally, our international rheumatologists all over the world are fully capable of treating chronic rheumatological disorders.



What is a Rheumatology Specialist?

A rheumatologist is a medical doctor who specializes in arthritis and related diseases. Most often, a patient is referred to a rheumatologist by their primary care physician after presenting symptoms of arthritis. When preparing for the first appointment with the rheumatologist, there are primarily three things for the patient to consider. We also welcome self referred patients with Arthritis or joint pain.



We Provide Expertise in:

  • Rheumatoid ArthritisRheumatology
  • Lupus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Gout
  • Osteoporosis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Sjögren’s Syndrome
  • Vasculitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Connective Tissue Disease
  • Scleroderma
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Polymyositis
  • Bursitis/Tendonitis
  • Paget’s Disease
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica