Welcome to the Arthritis & Osteoporosis Center of South Texas

At the AOCST we realize that each patient’s medical and rheumatologic conditions are different and that their lives are affected differently by their health, family, social and economic status. We tailor our care to meet those individual needs.

We Specialize In

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Bursitis and Tendonitis
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gout and Pseudogout
  • Joint Pain
  • Lupus
  • Myofascial Pain Syndrome
  • Myositis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Sjogrens Syndrome
  • Scleroderma
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Vasculitis

Our Goals

  • Preventing disease & damage.
  • Controlling disease & symptoms.
  • Reversing damage & disease.
  • Improving the quality & quantity of each patient’s life.

We accomplish our mission by:

  • Taking the time needed to listen to our patients.
  • Performing detailed physical examinations.
  • Conducting laboratory testing, imaging & consultations.
  • Assessing and treating osteoporosis and preventing osteoporotic fractures for at risk patients.
  • Sick or flaring patients, whether established or new consultations, are usually seen within one or two business days.

There are many resources available to patients to assist with more information. Learn more from our Patient Resources section.