Dr. Joseph Martinez is a rheumatologist providing optimal care to the Austin area. He received his medical degree and completed his residency at the University of Texas at Houston. Subsequently he completed his fellowship training at the LSU Health Science Center in New Orleans.
Dr. Martinez specializes in rheumatologic disorders, including Rheumatoid Arthritis, Lupus, Scleroderma, Vasculitis, Gout, Spondyloarthritis, Osteoarthritis, Osteoporosis, and Myositis.
As part of his rheumatology background, Dr. Martinez has authored medical articles and abstracts, as well as presented at several local, national and international scientific meetings. Past experience includes participating in scientific research projects to help better understand various medical conditions.
In addition, Dr. Martinez is certified by the American College of Rheumatology to perform Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, a cutting edge imaging modality that helps to evaluate the patient and reach the correct diagnosis, ultimately helping the patient feel better.
Dr. Martinez has participated in several international medical missions as part of a continued effort to help improve the lives of patients worldwide.
Finally, a patient-centered approach is always taken to help the patient ultimately reach a state of wellness.