This is a condition that causes joints to become painful and stiff. It is most commonly found in the knee and hip, although it can also occur in joints such as the shoulder, fingers, toes and spine.
This pyramid shows the best practice approaches that should be used for a diagnosis of osteoarthritis.
If you have been told that you need a surgical intervention without having been offered a conservative management approach including education and exercise, contact us to find out how we can help you improve your pain and function.
Our Physiotherapy Services are based in New Milton, Hampshire at Unit 12F Queensway, New Milton, BH25 5NN. We also offer home visit appointments in New Milton, Barton on Sea, Highcliffe and Lymington.