Education

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

Rheumatic diseases don't stop during a pandemic.

May 15, 2020
Important message about coronavirus Office Hours During Covid-19 Monday through Friday: 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM?We will resume regular business hours upon notice (TBD). Your Medication If you’re wondering about your regular medications in regard to coronavirus,…
Categorized in: Ankylosing Spondylitis, Arthritis, Diagnosis / Treatments, Fibromyalgia, Gout, Lupus, Osteoarthritis, Osteoporosis, Pain Management, Psoriatic Arthritis, Raynaud’s Phenomenon, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Sjogren’s Syndrome
An Exploration of Alternative Osteoarthritis Therapy with Dr. Melvin A. Churchill

An Exploration of Alternative Osteoarthritis Therapy

May 31, 2017
Gain useful insights on treating osteoarthritis with stem cells, platelet rich plasma, red cells, and hyaluronic acid. Do these approaches work? What are outcomes telling us?
Categorized in: Osteoarthritis
Keeping Your Cartilage Safe From Osteoarthritis

Keeping your Cartilage Safe from Osteoarthritis

Mar 11, 2016
Dr. Rick Chatwell hosted "Keeping Your Cartilage Safe from Osteoarthritis" during a free public seminar on Thursday, April 21, 2016. He discussed the role cartilage plays in physical well-being, and the importance of protecting it against Osteoarthritis.
Categorized in: Osteoarthritis
Baby, It's Cold Outside!  Kristin A. Twidwell, PA-C

Baby, it’s cold outside!

Mar 23, 2015
Kristin Twidwell, PA-C, hosted "Baby, it's cold outside!'" during a free public seminar on Thursday, November 19, 2015. Cold temps and weather changes can negatively impact people dealing with arthritis. This seminar discussed ways to ease aching joints when weather comes calling, including treatments…
Categorized in: Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis
Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis comparison

A comparison of Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoarthritis

Mar 23, 2015
This video compares and contrasts osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis, which combined account for 95 percent of doctor’s office visits for arthritis. Osteoarthritis, the most common form of arthritis, is caused by a breakdown of cartilage, leading to joint pain and stiffness. Rheumatoid arthritis,…
Categorized in: Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis

Understanding Osteoarthritis

Mar 23, 2015
Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis affecting over 20 million Americans, and is one of the leading causes of disability and pain. What is osteoarthritis? Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common joint disease affecting middle-age and older people worldwide.…
Categorized in: Osteoarthritis
Dr. Rick Chatwell: Oh, my aching joints!

Oh, my aching joints! Could it be Osteoarthritis or RA?

May 15, 2014
Dr. Rick Chatwell discusses the difference between osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. He also explains symptoms and treatments for these prevalent diseases.1:02:01
Categorized in: Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis