One of the things I hear regularly from our knee pain patients, is that they are “bone on bone and there is nothing I can do but get surgery.” These are people looking for a nonsurgical approach and have been told by a specialist in orthopedics they are bone on bone and that’s it, surgery
If You’re Over 30…Don’t Wait Until it’s Too Late. Osteoarthritis is the leading cause of disability worldwide, largely due to pain, which is the primary symptom of the disease. Until recently there weren’t many treatment solutions for osteoarthritis. Most mainstream medical approaches are prescribing pain medications or anti-inflammatories, and/or performing surgical procedures. Basically, symptom-based care.