Arthritis Clinic of Central Utah has treatment options available for rheumatology and arthritis conditions such as:
Joint Pain & Inflammation
Joint pain can be caused by many different conditions. It can be mildly irritating to completed debilitating. Unfortunately, joint pain is a very common issue. Fortunately, at Arthritis Clinic of Central Utah, we have joint pain treatments that can help.
Rheumatoid Arthritis is a chronic disease resulting in joint pain and inflammation. It is caused by immune system attacking the joints and can lead to long-term loss of function if left untreated.
Osteoarthritis occurs when cartilage in the joints breaks down over time, causing joint pain, stiffness, and decreased joint function. With proper treatment, joint replacement surgery can be avoided in many cases.
Also known as Spodyloarthritis, this is a form of arthritis that primarily targets the spine. It can be controlled through very effective treatments and medications not available in the past.
Psoriatic Arthritis occurs in conjunction with Psoriasis, a condition where the immune system attacks the skin and then moves to the joints as well. It is treated through proper diagnosis and medications.
Gout is the result of excess uric acid in the body, which forms into sharp crystal deposits in and around the joints. This leads to intense swelling, pain, infection, as well as arthritis.
Lupus is an autoimmune disease that can cause arthritis as well as attack other organs causing pain and various other health problems. It is more common in women than men, and can affect any age.
Other Conditions treated:
- Juvenile Arthritis
- Musculoskeletal pain
- Sjogren’s Syndrome