Rheumatologist joins PSN in Kentucky

PSN Welcomes Dr. Cara Hammonds to the Rheumatology Team

Premier Specialty Network is proud to announce that we have expanded our presence and service in Kentucky with the additions of Benton, Kentucky based Rheumatologist, Dr. Cara Hammonds to the PSN Team.

By extending our reach into new territory at Marshall County Hospital, in Benton as well as Crittenden Health System in Marion, PSN is helping to bring much needed rheumatology services to an undeserved area.

Dr. Hammonds is originally from western Kentucky.  She graduated from the University of Louisville School of Medicine in 2005. She completed specialty training in Internal Medicine at the University of Cincinnati and Rheumatology at Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee.  Dr. Hammonds is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.

She is a member of the American College of Rheumatology.

Dr. Hammonds specializes in the treatment of pain from Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Fibromyalgia, and Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA).

When Should I See a Rheumatologist?

If you think you have a rheumatic disease, call to make an appointment. The sooner you get diagnosed and begin treatment, the sooner you will feel better. We are here to help you through your journey.

Rheumatological Conditions

Comprehensive care is provided for patients with a wide variety of complex rheumatic diseases, including Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Osteoporosis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Lupus, Vasculitis, Polymyositis, Sjogren’s Syndrome, Polymyalgia Rheumatica, Temporal Arteritis, Fibromyalgia, Gout and Pseudogout, Dermatomyositis, Behcet’s disease, Ankylosing Spondylitis, Scleroderma, Mixed Connective Tissue Disease, and Granulomatous Polyangiitis.

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