Arthritis Corbin KY

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David Edward Muffly, MD
(606) 528-0600
1490 Cumberland Falls Hwy
Corbin, KY
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1981

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Ralph D Petrey, DMD
(606) 528-8302
14659 N US Highway 25 E Ste 15
Corbin, KY
Specialties
Orthodontics/Dentofacial Orthopedics

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Patrice Beliveau, MD
(606) 864-0770
160 London Mountain View Dr
London, KY
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Languages
French, English
Education
Medical School: Univ De Montreal, Fac De Med, Montreal, Que, Canada
Graduation Year: 1989

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Ronald K Belhasen
(606) 864-0770
160 London Mountain View Dr
London, KY
Specialty
Orthopedic Surgery

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Ronald K Belhasen, MD
(606) 878-2450
Cumberland Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine
London, KY
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 1950

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A Brent Chumbley, DMD
(606) 523-2000
509 Master St
Corbin, KY
Specialties
Orthodontics/Dentofacial Orthopedics

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Charles Paul Catron, MD
(606) 526-6800
1708 Forest Dr
Corbin, KY
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ky Coll Of Med, Lexington Ky 40536
Graduation Year: 1993

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Dr.Jean-Maurice Page
(606) 528-1212
160 London Mountain View Dr
London, KY
Gender
M
Speciality
Orthopedic Surgeon
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Patrice Beliveau
(606) 864-0770
160 London Mountain View Dr
London, KY
Specialty
Orthopedic Surgery

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Dr.Ronald Belhasen
(606) 864-0770
160 London Mountain View Dr
London, KY
Gender
M
Speciality
Orthopedic Surgeon
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
2.5, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

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Arthritis

What Is Arthritis?

Arthritis means inflammation of the joints. Inflammation generally includes symptoms of redness, heat, swelling, and pain. Many different diseases can result in inflammation of the joints. Arthritis is therefore a general term that describes more than one hundred different diseases of the joints of your body.

In some types of arthritis, the cause of the disease is known, but in others it is still unknown. Some types of arthritis come on suddenly, and others develop slowly. Any joint can be affected, including your knees, hips, neck, shoulders, and fingers.

The diseases that cause arthritis can also attack muscle and connective tissue around joints. Some diseases may even damage other organs of the body, such as the kidneys, intestines, and heart. Because the diseases inflame the joints, most arthritic conditions and related diseases involve chronic (long-term) pain. Over time, they may cause increasing damage to the joints or soft tissues of your body.

Your joints are beautifully designed to minimize stress and damage while you move. Nearly all joints of the body are synovial joints. Most synovial joints occur where two bones come together and must rub against one another to allow motion. Smooth, slick articular cartilage covers the end of the bones so they don't rub together. Synovial fluid lubricates the joint. Around the joint, connective tissue forms a watertight sack that is called the joint capsule. Small, flu...

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