Fifty million. That’s the number of people in America who have some type of arthritis. And this number continues to increase every year. At Norton Orthopedic Care, our specialists provide comprehensive care for all types of arthritis, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile arthritis and fibromyalgia. If you suffer from any of these types of arthritis, you know how difficult even the simplest daily activities can be.
Find Relief with Louisville's Arthritis Experts
Norton Orthopedic Care specialists focus on reducing the pain and discomfort your arthritis causes by promoting lifestyle changes such as exercise, physical therapy and dietary adjustments. If these methods are ineffective, however, your specialist may suggest medication and sometimes surgery.
Men and women of all ages can develop arthritis. Our ultimate goal in arthritis treatment is to restore full range of motion and maximum joint function.
See an Arthritis Treatment Specialist
For more information on arthritis treatment, or to make an appointment with an orthopedic care specialist, please call (502) 629-1234.
The Arthritis Foundation
The Arthritis Foundation improves lives through leadership in the prevention, control and cure of arthritis and related diseases. We are leading the way to conquer the nation's leading cause of disability through increased education, outreach, research, advocacy and other vital programs and services. We are committed to raising awareness and reducing the unacceptable impact of arthritis, a disease which must be taken as seriously as other chronic diseases because of its devastating consequences.
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Get Healthy's Jackie Hays discusses arthritis – how it occurs, why it occurs and its treatment options –with Carroll L. Witten Jr., M.D., board-certified orthopedic specialist.