What is degenerative arthritis?
A type of arthritis caused by inflammation, breakdown, and eventual loss of the cartilage of a joint. Degenerative arthritis is the most common form of arthritis, usually affecting the large weight-bearing joints, such as the hips and knees as well as joints in the hands, feet, spine. This type of arthritis is also known as osteoarthritis and degenerative joint disease.
How can Chiropractic help?
- Increase range of motion in the joints effected
- Restore normal movement of the spine
- Relax the muscles surrounding involved joint
- Improve joint coordination
- Reduce pain