Our experienced physiotherapists have a special interest in the assessment and management of arthritic conditions. Osteoarthritis is a very common condition affecting 1 in 10 Canadians. Osteoarthritis can affect both males and females at any age, but is most common in older age groups.
Conservative options include:
Joint protection (rest and bracing)
Prescriptive exercise (range of motion exercises & strengthening exercises)
Cardiovascular endurance exercise