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Arthritis

Arthritis is inflammation of one or more joints, which results in pain, swelling, and limited movement.

Our team treats many types of arthritis, including:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis is a chronic inflammatory disease that affects the joints between the vertebrae of the spine, and the joints between the spine and the pelvis
  • Crystal Induced Synovitis (Gouty Arthritis) is an attack of a metabolic disease marked by uric acid deposits in the joints
  • Enteropathic arthritis is a condition which often appears with bowel diseases like Crohn's and ulcerative colitis, and usually involves knees or ankles.
  • Inflammatory arthritis is inflammation of joints that occurs in types of arthritis such as ankylosing spondylitis or rheumatoid arthritis
  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis is a chronic disease resulting in joint pain and inflammation that may result in joint damage and usually occurs before age 16
  • Osteoarthritis is the most common joint disorder, which causes the cushioning (cartilage) between the bone joints to wear away, leading to pain and stiffness
  • Psoriatic Arthritis is an arthritis that is often associated with psoriasis (or irritation and swelling of the skin along with redness, itching, and scales)
  • Pseudogout (CPPD Disease) is a joint disease that can cause attacks of arthritis involving the formation of crystals in the joints
  • Reiter Syndrome, or reactive arthritis, is a group of symptoms consisting of arthritis, urethritis (inflammation of the urethra), conjunctivitis (inflammation of the lining of the eye), and lesions of the skin and mucous membranes
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis is a chronic disease that causes inflammation of the joints and surrounding tissues and can also affect other organs
  • Septic Arthritis is an inflammation of a joint caused by bacterial invasion
  • Adult Still's disease is a rare illness marked by high, spiky fevers, rash, and joint pain. It may lead to long-term (chronic) arthritis.

Osteoarthritis Workshop: View Recorded Presentations

What to do for Arthritis in the Hands and Knees

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