Over 22 percent of all adults-more than 1 in 5-report having been diagnosed with arthritis by a physician, according to the Centers for Disease Control. By 2030, about 67 million Americans age 18 or older are expected to have doctor-diagnosed arthritis.*
At Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, our physicians are some of the most sought-after experts in the field of arthritis treatment. Through proven expertise, innovative therapies, and individualized treatment that focuses on each patient's needs, our specialists have helped hundreds of people find relief from arthritis and get back to their lives.
And if your condition requires a knee, hip, or other joint replacement, our fellowship-trained specialists bring years of experience to their mission of helping you live a pain-free life. Our surgeons have helped pioneer less-invasive surgical methods that allow for shorter recovery times-so our patients can quickly get back to the jobs and families that depend on them.
* Arthritis-Related Statistics, www.cdc.gov/arthritis/data_statistics/arthritis_related_stats.htm