There are several different types of Arthritis that can cause a great deal of pain and immobility. Osteoarthritis, also known as an overuse injury is one of the most common types of arthritis and can occur in any joint, including the spine. It’s painful and can cause additional joint instability that affects even minor movement.
Rheumatoid and Psoriatic arthritis are different, but both stem from an AutoImmune disease. If you are living with either of these conditions, you know how tricky they can be to treat and how significantly they influence your life.
What can I expect?
When you come to the office, you will be thoroughly evaluated including medical history, physical exam, and necessary lab work or imaging to assist in proper diagnosis and treatment. Once all the information is in, we will discuss treatment options, risks, benefits, and expectations to address the condition at the root cause. Often a combination of short term and long term approaches are taken to not only alleviate your symptoms, but to help heal at the root level to restore function, mobility, and quality of life.
Types of Arthritis treated:
- Degenerative Joint Disease
- Rheumatoid Arthritis
- Psoriatic Arthritis