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Freedom Healthcare
Freedom Healthcare's Certified Medical Staff are experts in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of Osteoarthritis (OA), Degenerative Joint Disease (DJD), musculoskeletal and pain related conditions. We utilize advanced, non-surgical, FDA approved treatments for pain in the knees, hips, shoulders and back. By being a Center of Excellence and having this combination of specialties under one roof, we create a continuity of care that leads everyone working towards one goal…positive patient outcomes.
Arthur M.
"I've had a pain in the left knee for many months, before seeing the ads in the KC Star. I attended a meeting and met the doctor, owners, and staff. l found truth about these medical services. Signed and began to have evaluation and x«rays. l have had a great deal of relief from the pain and I believe at this time it has worked. Also the staff and doctor are excellent, caring, and interest in my needs. Top notch group of folks."
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It is important that you take an active role in the treatment of your OA and in prevention of additional joint damage. There are steps you can take to lower your risk for developing osteoarthritis.

The most important thing you can do if you suspect you have any form of arthritis is to get a proper diagnosis and begin early, aggressive treatment. Call us today for a free consultation in your area. We look forward to hearing from you today.

Conditions we treat

  • Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Degenerative Joint Disease
  • Hip Pain
  • Knee Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Joint Aches and Pains
  • Sports Injuries
  • Work Related Injuries
  • Tendonitis/Bursitis
  • Preventive Aging Medicine

Return To Freedom

Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common type of arthritis, and typically only affects older people.

People with osteoarthritis usually have joint pain and some limitations in joint movement. Unlike some other forms of arthritis, OA affects only joint function.

Osteoarthritis affects cartilage, the hard but slippery tissue that covers the ends of bones where they meet to form a joint. Healthy cartilage allows bones to glide over one another. In OA the surface layer of cartilage breaks down and wears away. This allows bones under the cartilage to rub together, causing pain, swelling, and loss of motion of the joint.
"I had almost given up feeling a part of the everyday world. My knees hurt so bad l no longer could walk any distance, go up and down stairs, garden, sit for long sessions (car, movies, or programs) without painful bouts of stiffness and immobiiity. These shots and the complete program, along with the wonderful staff and the professionalism they bring, have given my life back to me....