More than 58 million American adults have arthritis, and almost half experience activity limitations due to the disease. At Apex Pain Specialists, board-certified pain management specialists Naveen Reddy, MD, and Maziar Massrour, MD, offer innovative arthritis solutions like viscosupplementation and other interventional pain management treatments in their Chandler, Arizona, office. Call the office or click the online scheduling link to make your appointment today.
Arthritis is a joint disease that causes stiffness and pain, often limiting your activities. Nearly a quarter of all Americans have some type of arthritis today. While arthritis can affect any joint, it often strikes the back, hips, and knees.
There are well over 100 types of arthritis, all of which can cause pain in nearly any joint. Apex Pain Specialists treats all types of arthritis that cause pain. Some of the arthritis types they commonly treat, and the joints they most often affect, are:
Arthritis causes range from ordinary wear-and-tear to autoimmune issues, injuries, and infections. By far, the most common type of arthritis is osteoarthritis, which usually occurs due to joint wear-and-tear as you age.
Arthritis symptoms often include:
Some types of arthritis can cause joint deformities as well.
Other conditions, including fibromyalgia and polymyalgia rheumatica, can cause symptoms similar to arthritis in the spine, neck, shoulders, hips, and other areas of the body.
Arthritis treatment depends on the kind of arthritis and your individual needs and goals. Apex Pain Specialists offers innovative nonsurgical treatment options that help you minimize pain medicine and enhance your quality of life, including:
Along with outpatient pain management treatments, Apex Pain Specialists also recommend physical therapy and a regular low-impact exercise routine to help minimize arthritis symptoms and enjoy the activities that matter most to you.
With this unique multidisciplinary approach, you can manage your arthritis symptoms effectively and avoid more drastic procedures like joint replacement surgery.
Call Apex Pain Specialists or click on the provided online appointment maker to learn more about the proven pain management treatments available today.