Arthritis Center of Nebraska believes patient education is a critical component in what we do. We provide a variety of resources about arthritis, osteoporosis and other autoimmune diseases and musculoskeletal conditions.

Rheumatic diseases don’t stop during a pandemic.

May 15, 2020
Important message about coronavirus REGULAR HOURS RESUMED JUNE 15, 2020 Monday through Thursday: 7:00 AM to 4:30 PM Friday: 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM TEMPORARY OFFICE HOURS DURING COVID-19 WERE... Monday through Friday: 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM YOUR MEDICATION If you’re wondering about your regular medications...

What can DEXA do for you?

February 16, 2017
Bone-density measurement is quick and painless. The most accurate test is called a dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) scan. Find out who should have the exam, how often you should have it repeated, and most importantly, how to interpret and understand...
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New Treatments for Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis

March 11, 2016
Dr. Melvin Churchill hosted "New Treatments for Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis" during a free public seminar on Thursday, September 15, 2016. The treatment of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis has made substantial advancements recently. Dr. Churchill reviewed this illness and the newest...

Understanding the Rules and Regulations for Prescription Opioids

March 11, 2016
Carol Havlat, APRN, hosted "Understanding the Rules and Regulations for Prescription Opioids" during a free public seminar on Thursday, June 16, 2016. When used properly, prescription opioids can be a great help in controlling pain. Carol Havlat discussed the benefits of...
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The Diversity of Vitamin D

March 11, 2016
Heather Sorensen, APRN, hosted "The Diversity of Vitamin D" during a free public seminar on Thursday, August 18, 2016. Vitamin D can help in many different ways, from vitamin absorption to healthy bones and teeth, to disease prevention. Heather discussed the...
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Managing the Symptoms of your Arthritic Condition

March 11, 2016
Anne Lorenz, APRN, hosted "Managing the Symptoms of your Arthritic Condition" during a free public seminar on Thursday, October 20, 2016. Arthritic conditions cannot be cured, but they can be managed to deliver the best quality of life possible. Anne discussed...

What your ACN Infusion Center wants you to know about Infusion visits

April 29, 2015
1. Our infusion nurses have over 85 years of combined nursing experience!! Wow! We are very proud of our nursing team; they are a wealth of nursing knowledge and skill. 2. We have drinks and snacks, all free of charge for...
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What your ACN laboratory wants you to know about lab work

April 27, 2015
What your ACN laboratory wants you to know about lab work: 1. Our lab staff has a combined 110 years of experience! (Whoah, that's A LOT! No wonder we are so good!) 2. If you're squeamish or feel faint, don't be a...
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When you see a NP or PA

April 13, 2015
What your nurse practitioner (NP) and physician assistant (PA) want you to know about seeing them in the office: You can call us by our first name. We like it! If you have an appointment with a NP or PA, we...
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Do infections cause arthritis?

March 23, 2015
Board Certified Rheumatologist, Dr. Melvin Churchill, hosted "Do infections cause arthritis?" This free public seminar was held September 17, 2015. Reactive arthritis is caused by an infection elsewhere in the body. Symptoms often include swelling and pain in the joints of...

Adaptive aids for Arthritis

March 23, 2015
These slides from a presentation by Dr. Alan Jacobs cover the purpose and use of a variety of aids such as canes, walkers, splints and braces. 2:20