Conditions and Treatments/Technical and Herbal Treatments—A Holistic Approach

As one of the nation’s pre-eminent rheumatology clinics, IFSMED is focused on inflammatory, metabolic and post-traumatic disorders of the spine and peripheral joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments as well as autoimmune diseases and maladies of immune system driven by foods and chronic infections. In short, we focus on finding the root cause of your medical challenge and bring every available resource to bear to erase or mitigate the impact it has on your life.

To that end, IFSMED collaborates with highly-skilled doctors in a wide range of disciplines, among them, the most renowned specialists in orthopedic surgery, neurology, neurosurgery, anesthesiology, endocrinology, dermatology and physical therapy in San Diego and Southern California facilities. Beyond facilitating the required consultations, we share the essential information and insights* to expedite your case — ensuring your care is seamless, professional and thoughtful, and your path to wellness remains uncompromised.

It’s our intense interest in helping deliver an end-to-end solution that defines our difference. When married with our highly-personalized outlook, emphasizing each patient’s individual care, the reasons for choosing IFSMED are clear.

*IFSMED is staunchly committed to compliance with HIPAA and does not share any information without our patient’s permission.


Chronic Arthritic, Autoimmune and Connective Tissue Diseases
Joint Pain / Osteoarthritis
Soft Tissue Disorders

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