las vegas Osteoarthritis

When the joint cartilage that protects your bones begins to wear down as you get older, a condition known as osteoarthritis. It can happen to any joint in the body but is most commonly found in the hips, knees, hands and spine. Osteoarthritis symptoms include:

  • Stiffness
  • Tenderness
  • Pain
  • Bone Spurs
  • Grating sensation
  • Loss of flexibility

Osteoarthritis is a degenerative condition that will not improve but the pain and discomfort it causes can be managed through many chiropractic techniques including:

  • Spinal manipulation
  • Hot and cold therapy
  • Trigger-point therapy
  • Massage therapy
  • Strength exercises
  • Stretches

In addition to the above-mentioned therapies, staying active and maintaining a healthy weight for your body can also keep the symptoms of osteoarthritis at bay.  We can also recommend nutritional supplements and dietary changes to help you feel better overall.