Arthritis is defined as an inflammation of the joints, typically in the hands or arms. Symptoms associated with arthritis include severe pain, and swelling and stiffness of the joints. People may associate this condition with advanced age, but in truth arthritis affects people young and old, and when you come to Virginia Orthopaedic & Spine Specialists you will find a team of professional, experienced physicians ready to help improve the quality of your life by working to reduce arthritic pain.
VOSS offers a full continuum of care, specialized services that treat the individual and provide alternatives to surgery. We have helped patients overcome the pain of various types of arthritis:
- Osteoarthritis – associated with knees, hips, and spine
- Rheumatoid arthritis – associated with smaller joints in hands, wrists, and ankles
- Gout – associated with elbows, knees, and toes