Cigarette smoke harms every tissue in the human body and can have many negative effects on your overall musculoskeletal health.
Exercise is considered the single most effective non-drug treatment for reducing joint pain and improving movement in patients with osteoarthritis. Summer is a great time to introduce new activities and exercises that may improve pain while still enjoying the great outdoors!
Inflammatory arthritis is a result of an overactive immune system causing the body to attack healthy tissues. While the causes of inflammatory arthritis are unknown, evidence has shown there to be a link between genetics and the role it plays in the development of this disease.
As arthritis progresses and symptoms worsen, an injection may help alleviate pain in your joints and allow you to continue with activities.
The Center’s orthopedic surgeons are now offering a better treatment option for active patients suffering from toe arthritis that want to retain their range of motion in their toe joint and return to activities again