- Published: 30 August 2011
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Millions of people in the United States suffer from arthritis and osteoporosis. As a growing medical issue, the physicians at Lincoln Orthopaedic Center are specially trained to treat a broad range of musculoskeletal conditions. Some of the most commonly treated problems include: musculoskeletal pain, arthritis, osteoporosis and autoimmune diseases, including rheumatoid arthritis and lupus. Various treatment options do exist for patients who are diagnosed with arthritis, osteoporosis or a musculoskeletal condition. Depending on the patient's situation, we may recommend: physical therapy, joint and muscle exercises to improve strength and flexibility, weight management to relieve stress on weight-bearing joints, anti-inflammatory drugs for degenerative joint disorders, heat/cold therapies, or partial or total joint replacement.