Knee Arthritis


 

 Knee Arthritis

What is Knee Arthritis?

Arthritis is a painful medical condition that can often occur in the knee joint. It is often due to wear and tear due to age related changes of the joint.

Symptoms

Symptoms can include stiffness, swelling and pain.

Causes and Risks

  • Overuse
  • Obesity
  • Injury

Treatment and Prevention

Treatment of knee osteoarthritis is dependent on the severity of the condition. The following are possible options for the treatment of knee osteoarthritis.

  • Physical Therapy
  • Weight Loss
  • Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory prescriptions
  • Corticosteroid injections
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Viscosupplementation Gel Injections
  • PRP or Stem Cell Therapy

Modern Pain and Spine provides a variety of pain management solutions for various types of arthritis, including osteoarthritis in the knees. We focus on preventive joint care. We use various innovative approaches when treating people with knee arthritis. We tailor our treatment plan based on the individual needs of each patient, the severity of the pain, and several other individual factors.

Location
Modern Pain & Spine
1540 Juan Tabo Blvd Ne, Suite A
Albuquerque, NM 87112
Phone: 505-208-6129
Fax: 505-207-5221
Office Hours

Get in touch

505-208-6129