​Paediatric rheumatology​ clinic

Paediatric rheumatology is a sub-specialty that focusses on diagnoses and treatment of newborns through to 18 year old teenage children with autoimmune disorders, including Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, lupus, myositis, scleroderma, psoriasis, Behcet’s disease, and various vasculitides such as Kawasaki disease as well as non-specifc pain of the muscles or bones among others.

Services ofered include:

  • Outpatient consultations
  • Inpatient consultations
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic intra-articular injections and aspirations
  • Education on rheumatologic diseases and treatments

​Mee​t our specialist

Dr Angela Migowa
Consultant  in General Paediatrics and Paediatric Rheumatologist at Aga Khan University Hospital Nairobi

  • MBChB (UoN) 2007
  • MMed (AKU) 2014
  • Fellowship in Rheumatology (McGill) 2016
Areas of interest
  • Paediatric rheumatology
  • Clinical immunology
  • Adolescent health
Professional associations
  • African League Against Rheumatism(AFLAR)
  • Primary Immunodeficiency Society of Kenya
  • African Society of Immunodeficiency (ASID)
  • Pediatric Rheumatology International Trials Organization
  • Association of Women in Rheumatology (AWIR)
  • East Africa Initiative-International League Against Rheumatology (ILAR)
  • Association des médecins rhumatologues du Québec
  • Canadian Rheumatology Association (CRA)
  • American College of Rheumatology (ACR)
  • Kenya Paediatric Association
  • Kenya Medical Women’s Association
  • Kenya Medical Association

​Contact us

To book an appointment, please contact +254(0)711092 2888/9​ or email patient.referral@aku.edu​​​​

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