Could I have tendonitis?

Could I have tendonitis?

Many patients come in to see an AOA Orthopedic Specialist and describe what they believe to be tendon pain. Tendons are thick cords that attach the muscles in your body to the bones. When a tendon becomes inflamed, it can be quite painful and even debilitating. This...
Thumb Arthritis

Thumb Arthritis

What It Is Thumb arthritis occurs in the joint at the base of the thumb and is a common type of osteoarthritis caused by natural wear and tear of the joint. Thumb arthritis is common with aging and occurs when cartilage wears away from the ends of the bones that form...