Arthritis

Arthritis Specialist
More than 50 million Americans suffer from some form of arthritis. From mild to debilitating, these joint disorders can completely derail your life without treatment. The doctors at First Team Medical Clinics in Beavercreek, Ohio are experts in improving quality of life for arthritis sufferers. Call FTMC today to start on a personalized treatment plan designed to put pain-free mobility back into your days.

Arthritis Q & A

First Team Medical Clinics

What is arthritis?

Arthritis is distressing to people of all ages and is more prominent in those who have injured joints over time, incurred trauma, or even from wear and tear. Arthritis is very common, but very few truly understand it. Arthritis is a more relaxed term used to describe a series of joint disease. Those who suffer from arthritis may have joint pain that is intermediate or constant and ongoing.  Arthritis can also be restricting to their range of motion and their overall quality of life. There are over 100 types of Arthritis and the best way to determine what type you may have is to come in to get a diagnosis for a treatment plan.

What are the symptoms of arthritis?

The most common symptoms of arthritis include joint:

Pain

Stiffness

Decreased range of motion

Swelling

Redness

Again, while some patients experience only mild symptoms, others experience much more severe symptoms.

How does First Team Medical Clinics diagnose Arthritis?

The clinicians at FTMC can usually diagnose arthritis based on the patient’s symptoms and a physical examination. When the clinician suspects arthritis, he/she may order an imaging test such as an x-ray, to better identify the cause of the pain.

What treatments are available?

FTMC offers several treatment options for patients with Arthritis. In most cases, the Clinicians at First Team Medical Clinics will prescribe a combination of treatments designed to meet the patient’s specific needs.

How effective is First Team Medical’s Arthritis treatment?

The doctors at Innovative Medical Center customize Arthritis treatments based on the location of the patient’s pain, the patient’s specific symptoms, and other factors. Many patients report that their symptoms improve and their quality of life increases along with their range of motion. However, most patients won’t achieve optimum results until they have attended multiple sessions.

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