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There are many different types of Arthritis, but generally when we use this term, we are referring to osteo-arthritis. Unfortunately, it is a common condition, and can affect people of all ages, although it is more commonly seen in older individuals.
Osteoarthritis is a degenerative joint disease that is caused by wear and tear on the joints over time. This type of arthritis can affect any joint in the body, but it is most commonly seen in the spine, knees, hips, and hands. Symptoms of osteoarthritis include pain, stiffness, and limited movement in the affected joints.
Other types of arthritis include rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, and gout, among others.
Common symptoms of arthritis include:
Common causes and risk factors for developing arthritis include:
There is no cure for arthritis, but there are several steps you can take to prevent and manage the condition:
If you’re suffering from arthritis, one of our chiropractors at the Karrinyup Wellness Centre can help treat the symptoms and reduce the severity of the condition. Call the Karrinyup Wellness Centre on 9341 3020 to find out how you could benefit from chiropractic treatment.
Yes, as inflammation is the main cause of pain with arthritis and Chiropractors are trained to prevent and treat arthritis. Lifestyle modification and other treatments such as ice/heat and nutritional supplementation will all help reduce inflammation.
Yes, Chiropractors are expertly trained to detect and treat spinal and extremity misalignments which causes arthritis.
We’ll assess your condition and choose the most appropriate techniques just for you. Book an appointment today.
By correcting misalignments and restrictions in the spine that, left undetected, results in osteoarthritis.
Chiropractors can help with many different types of arthritis such as Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Ankylosing Spondylitis and Gout amongst others, by not only addressing spinal and extremity joint misalignments and restrictions, but by also addressing exercise plans, lifestyle modifications, effective use of heat and ice and nutritional supplementation plans.
There are many ways to adjust the spine. Usually the practitioner’s hands or a specially designed instrument delivers a brief and highly-accurate thrust. Some adjusting methods are quick, whereas others require a slow, constant or indirect pressure.
After years of university training and clinical experience, each practitioner becomes highly skilled in the delivery of a variety of adjusting approaches.
To firstly diagnose the cause of the arthritis and then treat the current arthritis and prevent other areas from following suit.
At the Karrinyup Wellness Centre we have brought together a team of chiropractors, naturopaths, massage therapists, kinesiologists and a dietitian all dedicated to providing a holistic approach to your health care. Every member of our team shares a common passion and drive: to help every person in their care to improve and reach their health and wellness potential naturally.
Servicing the areas of Karrinyup, Carine, Doubleview, Scarborough, Trigg, North Beach, Gwelup, Marmion, Duncraig and surrounding northern suburb areas.
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