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Dr. Micha Abeles
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Connecticut-Based Rheumatologist
Connecticut-Based Rheumatologist

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As a sport, fencing has been around as the art of sword dueling and self-defense since at least around the 1400s and finds its origin story in Spain. Fencing evolved from a military exercise to a sport in the 1700s as spearheaded by Domenico Angelo at his…
A Brief Background of Fencing
A Brief Background of Fencing
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention determined that 54 million adults are diagnosed with arthritis, and not all of them are elderly as you would typically imagine. About 8 million millennials have been diagnosed with arthritis as well! So…
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Fibromyalgia is a rheumatic disease that causes muscle pain, stiffness, and fatigue. People with fibromyalgia commonly experience sleep problems, and a good night’s sleep is hard to come by for people who suffer from it. The pain makes sleeping difficult,…
How Fibromyalgia Affects Your Sleep
How Fibromyalgia Affects Your Sleep
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For those who have Raynaud’s disease, you may find that the blood vessels to your fingers and toes tend to overreact to certain situations by limiting blood flow — turning your fingers white or blue! The attack may only last a few minutes, but it leaves…
What Can Trigger a Raynaud’s Attack?
What Can Trigger a Raynaud’s Attack?
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Arthritis is an autoimmune disorder that targets the lining of  your joints, causing them to become inflamed. There are quite a handful of symptoms for this disease because there are more than 100 different types! Whatever form of arthritis you think you…
The 5 Main Symptoms of Arthritis
The 5 Main Symptoms of Arthritis
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The owner of a private practice in Meriden, Connecticut, Dr. Micha Abeles possesses approximately four decades of experience in the medical field and is licensed in New York, Virginia, and Connecticut. Dr. Micha Abeles’ specialty is rheumatology, a field…
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What Is Polymyalgia Rheumatica?

Dr. Micha Abeles is an experienced rheumatologist who has been named a Castle Connolly top doctor for multiple years. Also an educator and researcher, , Dr. Micha Abeles maintains a research interest in areas such as myositis, vasculitis, and polymyalgia rheumatica.

Often referred to as PMR, polymyalgia rheumatica is an inflammatory medical condition that causes muscle pain and stiffness. Most common among Caucasian individuals older 65, the condition can be treated with corticosteroids, which are a type of anti-inflammation medication.

Muscle pain caused by polymyalgia rheumatica most often targets the muscles and joints of the upper body, such as the shoulders or neck but can affectthe hip girdle area as well. This pain is usually worse early in the morning improves in the afternoon and worsens again at night. It can be severe enough to negatively affect activities of daily life. The cause of the condition is not known.
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  Rheumatologist Dr. Micha Abeles manages his own practice in Meriden, Connecticut, and maintains affiliations with numerous medical organizations and associations. Prior to launching his medical career, Dr. Micha Abeles completed a fellowship in…
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With 35 years as a physician in private practice in Meriden, Connecticut, Dr. Micha Abeles provides patient care for numerous conditions, including rheumatoid arthritis. In addition to his focus in rheumatology, Dr. Micha Abeles also diagnoses and treats…
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  Dr. Micha Abeles possesses more than four decades of rheumatology experience and manages his own practice in Meriden, Connecticut. A rheumatologist with numerous commendations over the course of his career, Dr. Micha Abeles has been chosen one of Castle…
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