Bio: Dr. John Wade
Dr. John Wade is a leading rheumatologist in Canada. He believes that outstanding clinical and diagnostic assessment combined with generational change in therapeutics over the last decade have altered the lives of patients with arthritis for the better.
Dr. John Wade completed his medical studies at the University of British Columbia and Harvard Medical School. Since returning to Vancouver General Hospital and the University of British Columbia, he has focused on optimizing care for patients with arthritis and other inflammatory disorders.
He has been a leader in training future generations of doctors. Dr Wade has served as Head, Division of Rheumatology, Vancouver General Hospital; Post Graduate Medical Director, Department of Medicine , University of British Columbia; Board Member, The Arthritis Society BC and Yukon Division and President Medical Staff, Vancouver General Hospital.
Dr. Wade has spent over 20 years being a leader in continuing medical education. He believes that learning is a lifelong experience. He has chaired over 50 local, national and international medical meetings to improve doctors’ knowledge in both internal medicine and rheumatology.
Dr Wade and his colleagues at ARTUS Health Centre strive to offer outstanding care to treat patients with arthritis.
( Dr. John Wade, Rheumatologist, Vancouver, BC ) is in good standing with the College of Physicians and Surgeons.
Arthritis: Arthritis is a form of joint disorder that involves inflammation in one or more joints. There are many different types of arthritis, including rheumatoid arthritis, shoulder arthritis, thumb arthritis, and enteropathic arthritis. Depending on the type of arthritis you have, your local rheumatologist may prescribe you medication such as prednisone or methotrexate. Eating an anti-inflammatory diet, getting regular exercise to strengthen your core, legs, shoulders, and arms, and making healthy lifestyle changes can all be a part of living with arthritis.
If you are looking for local services or treatment in the office or hospital from a Rheumatologist, contact a provider such as ( Dr. John Wade ) with this phone number to inquire if they are accepting patients or you need a referral. Phone number to book an appointment 604 875 1570 Now Health