4825 Almeda Rd.
Houston, Texas 77004

About Dr. Samuel Pegram

Samuel B. Pegram MD, a Principal Investigator and founder of the Rheumatic Disease Clinical Research Center, has practiced Rheumatology in Southeast Houston for over two decades. Since 1986, Dr. Pegram and RDCRC have built a reputation for quality clinical research while conducting various clinical trials for numerous pharmaceutical companies and clinical research organizations.

Welcome to Rheumatic Disease Clinic

The rheumatologists at RDC provide state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment for disease that affect the body’s connective tissue. RCD rheumatologists treat more the 100 types of arthritis, including common diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis and rare diseases such as relapsing polychoncritis and ANCA associated. Additionally physicians offer vasculitis, consultative and continuing care for patients with regional musculo skeletal disorders such as shoulder pain, hip pain, and knee pain. Preoperative evaluation and recommendations for patients considering joint replacement and arthritis-related reconstructive surgeries are also provided.

Rheumatologic services offered at RDC include:

  • Outpatient consultations
  • Outpatient specialty care for patients with chronic rheumatic diseases
  • Diagnostic bone and joint MRI scanning
  • Therapeutic intra-articular and soft tissue injections and aspirations
  • Education on rheumatologic diseases and treatments
  • Clinical research trials
  • Ultrasound guided diagnostic and therapeutic intra-articular injections
  • Intravenous biologic therapy for rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus and gout.
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Our Skilled Doctors
Dr. Everald Manning

Dr Manning joined the Rheumatic disease clinic in August 2003. He obtained his medical degree from Baylor College of medecine in Houston, TX. Dr Manning is a member of the American Academy of family physicians and has a special interest in Rheumatology and other autoimmune diseases.

Dr. Adnan Peer

Dr Peer joined the Rheumatic disease clinic in july 2012 after completing his rheumatology fellowship at the university of Texas.Dr Peer brings expertise in treating all types of arthritis, certain autoimmune diseases, musculoskeletal pain disorders and osteoporosis.