When Jeanine started suffering from knee pain, she told herself that she should just “run through the pain.” That’s a refrain that’s typical of many patients suffering from OsteoArthritis of the knee pain, particularly those who are especially athletic or active. In fact, OsteoArthritis in athletes can sometimes be even harder to diagnose because of those individuals’ tolerance for pain. [Read more…]
When Jon found that the knee pain he had experienced for years was getting worse and starting to have a negative impact on his everyday life—including taking his giant schnauzers for walks—he decided to participate in Arrowhead Health Center’s OsteoArthritis of the Knee Program.
Hundreds of thousands of people are participating in an exciting new therapy in the hopes of avoiding knee surgery: Stem Cell Knee Injections. Arrowhead Health Centers caught up with one of our patients, Karen, who was willing to give an account of her experiences both before and after the injections. Here is her story.
If you suffer from chronic knee pain and think that your best days are behind you, think again.
Meet Jane Rau, an active and determined 92-year-old Arizona resident who overcame debilitating knee pain with the help of Arrowhead Health Centers.