Arthritis is a disorder associated with painful inflammation of the joints. However, early diagnosis and targeted treatment effectively combats the symptoms in the long term. Our experienced doctors accompany you in this process at all our locations .
In medicine, arthritis is understood to be a variety of different clinical pictures that trigger joint inflammation with pain and joint swelling. These are divided into infectious arthritis (triggered by bacteria) and chronic arthritis (triggered by disorders of the immune system or metabolism). The most important types of arthritis are:
For a definite diagnosis of arthritis, the following values must be proven by laboratory tests:
Triggers of arthritis include:
The typical accompanying symptoms of arthritis are joint pain that is mainly felt in the morning and also persists at rest. The pain improves with movement or exposure to cold.
The first step in the comprehensive treatment of your arthritis is the diagnosis. In the course of this, the specific type of arthritis is determined. This is followed by a targeted therapy suitable for the form of the joint inflammation. This includes:
The therapy at Avi Medical is also supplemented with physiotherapy as part of the aftercare.