Members of your treatment team may include an orthopedic surgeon, a rheumatologist, and a physical therapist.
Chronic pain is longstanding pain that persists beyond the usual recovery period or occurs along with a chronic health condition, such as arthritis.
The goal of musculoskeletal rehab is to help you return to the highest level of function and independence possible.
Corticosteroid injections can treat a variety of skeletal, muscular, and spinal conditions. Some of these injections can be done by your health care provider during a routine clinic visit; others require a referral to a pain specialist.
Some joint implants can set off security alarms in airports. Follow these tips on traveling after joint replacement surgery.