Arthritis Greenwood MS

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Joseph Bennett
(662) 453-0504
204 8th St
Greenwood, MS
Specialty
Orthopedic Surgery

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Ronald Bruce Newell, MD
(662) 453-0504
204 8th St
Greenwood, MS
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1972

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Daneca M DiPaolo
(662) 453-0504
204 8th St
Greenwood, MS
Specialty
Orthopedic Surgery

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Gregg Alan Gober, MD
(662) 332-8700
1693 S Colorado St
Greenville, MS
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1989
Hospital
Hospital: Delta Med Ctr, Greenville, Ms
Group Practice: Mid South Orthopaedics

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Dr.Gene Barrett
(601) 354-4488
1325 East Fortification Street
Jackson, MS
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1974
Speciality
Orthopedic Surgeon
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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2.9, out of 5 based on 7, reviews.

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Robert H White, DDS
(662) 453-4545
914 Medallion Dr
Greenwood, MS
Specialties
Orthodontics/Dentofacial Orthopedics

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Bruce Newell
(662) 453-0504
204 8th St
Greenwood, MS
Specialty
Orthopedic Surgery

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Fred Monroe Sandifer III, MD
(662) 453-0504
204 8th St
Greenwood, MS
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: Greenwood Leflore Hospital, Greenwood, Ms
Group Practice: Greenwood Orthopedic Clinic

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William Andrew Morrison, MD
(601) 268-5601
1220 Jefferson St
Laurel, MS
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1972
Hospital
Hospital: Forrest County Gen Hosp, Hattiesburg, Ms
Group Practice: Hattiesburg Clinic; Laurel Bone & Joint Clinic Pa

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John Kirk Drake, MD
(228) 230-4014
3635 Bienville Blvd
Ocean Springs, MS
Specialties
Orthopedics
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1975
Hospital
Hospital: Singing River Hospital, Pascagoula, Ms; Ocean Springs Hospital, Ocean Springs, Ms
Group Practice: Osteoporosis Treatment

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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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