Three Common Types of Arthritis

Arthritis, which refers to chronic joint inflammation, is the leading cause of disability in the United States, affecting more than 50 million adults and 300,000 children. Often thought of as a single disease, there actually are more than 100 types … Continued

How to Treat & Manage Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disorder that affects 1.5 million people in the United States, according to the Arthritis Foundation. This chronic disease occurs when your body’s immune system attacks its own healthy cells, causing inflammation, swelling, pain and stiffness … Continued

Trigger Finger: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

Many people who regularly repeat certain finger and thumb movements, particularly pinching-style movements, are at risk of developing trigger finger (a.k.a. stenosing tenosynovitis). Trigger finger is an orthopedic condition that involves inflammation and swelling around the tendons that bend the finger. The … Continued

Meet Annie Muehlberger, APRN, RN

As a nurse practitioner, Annie Muehlberger works alongside Dr. Brian Divelbiss and Dr. Mark Winston to care for patients with conditions affecting the hand, wrist, arm and elbow. She has worked in orthopedics since completing her master’s degree in nursing from Walden University in … Continued