Rheumatic diseases cause inflammation in joints and muscles and can be very painful. Osteoarthritis and rheumatic arthritis are different types of rheumatoid diseases. Rheumatoid is when the linings of the joint are attacked by the immune system. Osteoarthritis is caused by wear and tear on the joints and over time the can damages the cartilage.
Many people with rheumatic disease can experience joint pain, stiffness and instability, muscle pain and weakness, and difficulty with daily activities. With physical therapy, rheumatic patients can experience relief from pain and be able to better perform daily activities. Our trained and certified staff at Baig Rehab gives individual treatment to all of our patients that are tailored to their needs.