Bhavika Amin

Bhavika Amin, FNP

Medical Reviewer

Bhavika Amin, BSN, MSN, FNP is a board-certified nurse practitioner with over ten years of clinical experience at Arthritis and Osteoporosis Center of Northern Virginia. After practicing in a family practice and urgent care setting, she went further and received her certification in rheumatology from American College of Rheumatology. She also guest lectures at George Mason University on identifying and treating various rheumatologic conditions. As a new mother, Bhavika enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.

Latest by Bhavika Amin, FNP

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Alternative Treatment

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Give your complementary PsA treatments a big boost with these tiny tweaks.

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Living With

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Alternative Treatment

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