Joint Disorders Treatment


Joint disorders encompass a range of conditions that affect the joints, the connectors between bones. These disorders can lead to significant discomfort and impair mobility, affecting both physical and mental health.


Common symptoms include pain during movement, swelling around the joints, and a noticeable decrease in the range of motion. These symptoms may worsen with activity and improve with rest. Joint stiffness in the morning is also a frequent complaint among those suffering from joint disorders.


The causes of joint disorders are varied and can include wear and tear of cartilage, inflammation, and damage from an immune system attack. Each condition may have a unique trigger but generally involves some form of joint degradation or dysfunction.

Risk Factors

  • Genetic predisposition
  • Age, particularly those over 50
  • Previous joint injuries
  • High-impact sports participation
  • Obesity, which puts extra stress on joints


  • Regular, low-impact exercise
  • Maintaining a healthy weight
  • Eating a diet rich in anti-inflammatory foods
  • Avoiding repetitive strain on the joints
  • Regular medical check-ups to detect early signs of joint issues


Atlas Physiotherapy offers hands-on therapies that can complement the recovery process for diagnosed joint disorders.

Hands-on therapy such as massage, physical therapy, and chiropractic adjustments can alleviate joint disorders by promoting better joint function and reducing inflammation.

Contact our team for more information on how we can help you get back to doing what you enjoy.