Do you have early arthritis or joint damage and want treatment to preserve your joint from further damage to help delay the need for joint replacement.
Alternatives to joint replacement
Have you been told that you need a Hip or Knee replacement but want to explore other treatments to safely help relieve your pain.
Do you have hip or knee pain but have not been given a clear cause for your pain and /or have not been given a treatment plan.
What is joint preservation?
Joint preservation is a strategy to restore not replace your own joint by employing cutting-edge treatments to help repair existing joint damage and to prevent prevent further deterioration. This relieves pain and dysfunction and can avoid or delay the need for joint replacement. Restoring your own joint, not replacing.
Why do Hip & Knee joints get damaged or arthritic
They are the main weight-bearing joints in the body and undergo heavy use throughout life and so are prone to damage and wear. Some people are at higher risk of damage or wear for a variety of reasons, for example, due to sporting injuries or due to family genetic history.
The importance of early treatment
Damage to your hip and knee joints can lead to pain and loss of the ability to be active doing the things that you enjoy. Even minor degrees of damage can, over time, cause premature loss of joint cartilage, so early treatment is important.