shoulder osteoarthritis.jpg

Shoulder Arthritis

Osteoarthritis

In osteoarthritis of the shoulder joint, the articular cartilage degenerates over time, narrowing the joint space and causing bones to rub against each other, leading to pain and stiffness. Other symptoms of this issue include a loss of joint function, decreased range of motion, and crepitus. Crepitus describes abnormal noises like popping and cracking that occur when the joint moves. 

 

Treatment for osteoarthritis includes rest, ice, physical therapy, non steroidal anti inflammatory drugs, and corticosteroid injection . If conservative options do not succeed, there are multiple surgical possibilities. 


In shoulder arthroscopy, surgery is done with small incisions to debride (clean out) the joint. In arthroplasty, the shoulder is replaced, via one of three methods. In hemiarthroplasty, only the humeral head is replaced, while in both total shoulder arthroplasty and reverse total shoulder arthroplasty, both the humeral head and glenoid are replaced. According to the most recent clinical practice guidelines by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), arthroplasty has resulted in superior function and relief outcomes for short to mid term follow ups when compared to hemioplasty.

Patient Resources
abc

I'm a paragraph. Click here to add your own text and edit me. It’s easy. Just click “Edit Text” or double click me to add your own content and make changes to the font. I’m a great place for you to tell a story and let your users know a little more about you.

abc

I'm a paragraph. Click here to add your own text and edit me. It’s easy. Just click “Edit Text” or double click me to add your own content and make changes to the font. I’m a great place for you to tell a story and let your users know a little more about you.

My Approach

I'm a paragraph. Click here to add your own text and edit me. It’s easy. Just click “Edit Text” or double click me to add your own content and make changes to the font. Feel free to drag and drop me anywhere you like on your page. I’m a great place for you to tell a story and let your users know a little more about you.

This is a great space to write long text about your company and your services. You can use this space to go into a little more detail about your company. Talk about your team and what services you provide. Tell your visitors the story of how you came up with the idea for your business and what makes you different from your competitors. Make your company stand out and show your visitors who you are.

 

At Wix we’re passionate about making templates that allow you to build fabulous websites and it’s all thanks to the support and feedback from users like you! Keep up to date with New Releases and what’s Coming Soon in Wix ellaneous in Support. Feel free to tell us what you think and give us feedback in the Wix Forum. If you’d like to benefit from a professional designer’s touch, head to the Wix Arena and connect with one of our Wix Pro designers. Or if you need more help you can simply type your questions into the Support Forum and get instant answers. To keep up to date with everything Wix, including tips and things we think are cool, just head to the Wix Blog!

 

Knee

Patellofemoral Instability

I'm a paragraph. Click here to add your own text and edit me. It’s easy. Just click “Edit Text” or double click me to add your own content and make changes to the font. I’m a great place for you to tell a story and let your users know a little more about you.

Sports Injuries

I'm a paragraph. Click here to add your own text and edit me. It’s easy. Just click “Edit Text” or double click me to add your own content and make changes to the font. I’m a great place for you to tell a story and let your users know a little more about you.

Arthritis

Arthritis means inflammation (itis) of the joint (arthro). There are over a hundred types of arthritis that can affect any joint, but the three most common types are osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and post traumatic arthritis. Osteoarthritis inflames the joint over time, as the articular cartilage deteriorates, bone rubs against bone, and stiffness and pain ensue. In rheumatoid arthritis, the immune system targets and harms the articular cartilage. In post traumatic arthritis, arthritis develops after an injury to the knee, from broken bones to meniscus tears.

abc

I'm a paragraph. Click here to add your own text and edit me. It’s easy. Just click “Edit Text” or double click me to add your own content and make changes to the font. I’m a great place for you to tell a story and let your users know a little more about you.

IMG_20200312_140342.jpg