1802 Braeburn Drive
Salem, VA 24153
Phone: (540) 444-WELL (9355)
Toll-free: 1-866-244-9355

Arthritis & Rheumatology

Arthritis: Inflammation of a joint, usually accompanied by pain, swelling, and stiffness, and resulting from infection, trauma, degenerative changes, metabolic disturbances, or other causes. It occurs in various forms, such as bacterial arthritis, osteoarthritis, or rheumatoid arthritis.

Rheumatology: The branch of medicine dealing with the study and treatment of pathologies of the muscles or tendons or joints.

Physicians/Providers by Location


Garry E. Bayliss, MD
Braeburn Circle – Salem

William M. Blaylock, MD
Braeburn Circle – Salem
Westlake – Smith Mountain Lake

Sorina Dancea, MD
Braeburn Circle – Salem

Joseph P. Lemmer, MD
1 ARH Lane - Low Moor
Braeburn Circle – Salem

Edward O. Tackey, MD
Braeburn Circle – Salem