Not everyone with aching limbs or joints is a candidate for joint replacement surgery. Accordingly, Trinity Orthopedic Associates is getting ready to launch a special clinic devoted to the non-surgical care of people with osteoarthritis and osteoporosis.
Osteoarthritis is a degenerative condition characterized by the wearing away of cartilage inside the joint. Osteoporosis is a disease of the bones that increases the risk of fractures. Dr. E. Dexter Scott says that while Trinity’s orthopedic specialists have always provided non-surgical treatment for these two conditions, the O&O clinic will be unique.
Until now we haven’t had a clinic dedicated to the care and management of osteoarthritis and osteoporosis, two very common conditions that can occur together or separately,” Dr. Scott explained. “”With people living longer and adopting more active lifestyles