- HealthBay Orthopaedics & Physiotherapy Centre
Dr. Ana Teixeira
Between 1990 and 2013, Dr. Ana worked at the Portuguese Institute of Rheumatology, in Lisbon, which is one of the first units of Rheumatology in Europe, where she also worked as the Clinical Director and a Board Member. She has been working in Dubai since 2013 and found a multidisciplinary and highly qualified team at HealthBay, that helps the approach to the rheumatic patients as a whole.
Dr. Ana has many years of experience working in all areas of Rheumatology, including:
• Rheumatoid arthritis
• Ankylosing spondylitis
• Psoriatic arthritis
• Reactive arthritis
• Sjogren’s and Behcet’s syndromes
• Osteoporosis and osteopenia
• Vitamin D deficiency
• Acute and chronic pain related to tendinitis
• Neck pain and lower back pain
• Postural imbalance
Dr. Ana trained in the early diagnosis of arthritis, prevention of rheumatic diseases, biologic treatments and ultrasonography.
Dr. Ana has been actively involved in leading teams, training and research, published in major Rheumatology journals, organized several scientific meetings and attended major conferences of Rheumatology and is a member of the Emirates Society of Rheumatology, Portuguese Society of Rheumatology, Emirates Society of Osteoporosis and Portuguese Society of Osteoporosis.
Dr. Ana and is fluent in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese.