Dr. Kavitta Allem is a fellowship-trained rheumatologist with clinical interests in a wide range of diseases including lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, osteoarthritis and advanced osteoporosis. In addition, she specializes in managing crystal related arthritis including gout and pseudogout, and treats vasculitides including giant cell arteritis and ANCA associated vasculitis.
Dr. Allem focuses on a whole body approach to patient care emphasizing total well-being for her patients. Her treatment standards include lifestyle modifications, various joint injections including viscosupplementation and a wide range of advanced autoimmune medications including infusions. In addition, she is trained in advanced ultrasound imaging for diagnosing and managing joint diseases using a minimally invasive approach. She has authored numerous publications including reviews on scleroderma and medication management in various autoimmune diseases.
Dr. Allem and her husband enjoy raising their children and exploring local restaurants, parks and beaches.
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The entire team is outstanding. Dr. Allem is one of the best doctors that I have had in my lifetime. I am 72 and have had a lot of doctors over the years. Excellent plus for Dr. Allem and all of her staff.
The excellent service was Dr. Allem. She is a really nice person like Dr. [ ]. Thank you so much Dr. Allem.
The doctor took significant time to discuss stress and how it affects my pain levels.
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3000 New Bern Ave.
Raleigh, NC 27610