Osteoarthritis is a degenerative disease that affects your tissue, cartilage, and your bones and joints. The damage is not reversible without some type of surgery, such as total joint replacements. Sometimes depending on your situation, you may experience a ‘flare-up’, when your condition suddenly becomes more painful. Flare-ups occur when you’re tired, stress, weather changes, and injury that exacerbates your condition.
Here’s what to do in the case of a sudden flare-up:
At Dr Darr’s clinic, our team of medical specialists can help find the treatment option you need to put an end to your flare-ups for good. This may involve robotic-aided joint replacement surgery or orthobiologic medicine. Contact us today and learn more about the best way to regain your quality of life.