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Spondylosis: Osteoarthritis of the Spine

What is Spondylosis? Spondylosis is also known as degenerative joint disease (DJD) or osteoarthritis of the spine. As we age there is normal wear and tear on the bony joint surfaces between the individual vertebrae which make up the spinal column.1 However, if the normal aging process is coupled with other factors such as faulty [...]

By | 2017-08-03T06:36:40+00:00 January 24th, 2008|Blog|0 Comments

Knee Osteoarthritis

The knee joint is formed by the ends of three bones: the lower end of the thigh bone (femur), the upper end of the shin bone (tibia), and the kneecap (patella). Located on the sides and in the middle of the joint are thick, non-elastic tissue bands called ligaments. Ligaments bind and connect the bones [...]

By | 2017-08-03T06:37:51+00:00 January 12th, 2008|Blog|0 Comments