Physio and exercise has been shown be more effective treatment for arthritis than surgery
Osteoarthritis is the degeneration of the cartilage in the joints of the body.
Symptoms people often describe can range from stiff and sore movements particularly in the mornings or after prolonged positions, feeling of tightness and soreness in the when sitting/working, and sometimes grating or clicking sounds of the joints.
It is estimated that osteoarthritis is the second most reported reason behind people stopping work behind only heart disease.
How can Functional Physio SA help?
Physios are experts with pain and function, so whether it’s a major injury, or assistance to improve performance there is always a reason to see a physio.
After visiting Functional Physio SA you should have a clear diagnosis and understanding of what is going, and a treatment plan detailing how you will get better including how long it will take to heal, how often you will need to see the physio, what treatments we will provide in your program, and what exercises you need to do to get back to doing the things you love.
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