8 Questions to Ask Before Knee Surgery

Before scheduling knee surgery, ask these questions to help you choose a surgeon, decrease the chances of potential complications, and set expectations for pain control and physical therapy during recovery.

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Hip Osteoarthritis Treatment

Treatments available for hip osteoarthritis range from weight loss and exercise to therapeutic injections. Often more than one treatment is used for greater effect.

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What Is Ankle Osteoarthritis?

Ankle osteoarthritis involves the loss of cartilage, which can lead to other changes that cause ankle pain such as inflammation and alterations to the bones.

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Rheumatoid Arthritis Overview Video

Over 2 million Americans, or 1% of the population, are living with rheumatoid arthritis. Learn the symptoms of this autoimmune disorder and chronic type of inflammatory arthritis.

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Ankylosing Spondylitis Treatment

Medications that decrease inflammation are used to treat ankylosing spondylitis, and physical therapy and exercise help reduce pain and improve mobility.

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Shoulder Osteoarthritis Video

This physician reviewed shoulder osteoarthritis video lays out the symptoms and treatment options for patients with pain from shoulder cartilage degeneration.

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