In the diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis we use x-rays and blood tests along with a personal and familial history.One of the most useful and successful treatments for rheumatoid arthritis is orthotics. Orthotics were shown to have very high percentage of compliance, reduction of symptoms and reduced foot pain,foot disability and functional limitations.

Symptoms

Stiff toes, contractions of the toes,toes moving away from the midline of the body,bunions,swelling, and pain to name a few.

Treatments

Extra depth shoes, padding, orthotics and possibly surgery.

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