Relief from the constant discomfort that comes from knee arthritis is in your future when you visit our clinic in the Owen Sound area.
Pain, swelling, and constant stiffness – these are all symptoms of knee arthritis, and they can be debilitating to deal with day in and day out. At Abbott Foot & Ankle Clinic, we are here to improve your day-to-day quality of living as you battle chronic arthritis in Owen Sound, Ontario. We want you to know that there is relief ahead, and our caring team is here to help you find it.
There are three main types of knee arthritis: posttraumatic arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, and osteoarthritis. Whatever type of arthritis you are struggling with, we have the experience and knowledge needed to provide a correct diagnosis and come up with an effective treatment plan. You are not alone in this, and we value your concerns as well as your short and long-term goals.
When you visit our clinic, we will look for a number of different signs that can help us determine not only that you have knee arthritis, but also its severity. These may include:
- Pain when you put weight on your knee
- Joint swelling or redness
- Any signs of injury to the muscles
- Any sort of instability in your knee joint
- Problems with the way you walk
Following your diagnosis, we will put together a treatment plan that combines a variety of approaches based on your goals, the type of knee arthritis you have, and many other factors. Schedule your appointment with us at Abbott Foot & Ankle Clinic today by giving our office a call.