One in every six people in the United States has arthritis, according to the Arthritis Foundation. If you are among them, you are probably very familiar with the symptoms of this chronic health problem — pain, swelling and stiffness. You might not be as familiar with the latest treatment options available for arthritis and related disorders.
Arthritis professionals at Texas Health Resources hospitals specialize in research, evaluation and treatment for diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, progressive systemic sclerosis, osteoarthritis and fibromyalgia. Staff members participate in medical studies and clinical drug trials to develop better ways to diagnose and treat arthritis and related conditions. Professionals can meet with you to review your condition and design a treatment plan tailored to your special needs.