When You Should Seek Treatment for Arthritis

When You Should Seek Treatment for Arthritis

If arthritis pain intensifies to the degree of disrupting the performance of your normal daily activities, Dr. Howard Marans – founder of OC Orthopedic located in Santa Ana CA – recommends seeking immediate treatment. In most cases, arthritis pain can be treated through non-surgical therapies.

Non-Surgical Arthritis Treatment

  • Physical Therapy
  • Lifestyle Changes
  • Weight Loss
  • OTC – NSAID – Medications
  • Steroid Injections

Surgical Arthritis Treatment

When the Doctor deems it is necessary to operate on a joint to restore function and control symptoms of arthritis, he will recommend either:

Arthritis Pain Doctor in Santa Ana, CA

As a top arthritis pain doctor in Santa Ana CA, Dr. Marans has the education and clinical experience to accurately diagnose and treat the underlying cause of your discomfort.

  • Orthopedic Residency at the University of Toronto
  • Fellowship at Toronto’s Orthopedic and Arthritic Hospital
  • The Doctor completed his Sports Medicine studies at the Royal Adelaide Hospital in South Australia

Arthritis Pain Treatment

After a thorough physical examination and diagnostic imaging, an accurate cause of the underlying medical problem will be rendered by Dr. Marans.


Arthritis Treatment Protocol

An experienced arthritis treatment specialist begins for a precise diagnosis of the cause of pain.

  • Medical history
  • Patient history of activity
  • Physical examination
  • X-Ray
  • MRI
  • Non-surgical therapies
  • Surgical remedies

Arthritis Treatment in Santa Ana, CA

OC Orthopedic is a leader in arthritis treatment. We provide every patient with an individualized treatment plan. Each patient is unique and their special needs and concerns must be incorporated into treatment. Dr. Howard Marans has over 20 years of providing his patients with whole body care.

Our mission is to treat all patients in a professional, timely manner. Optimal outcomes depend on:

To schedule your initial consultation with Dr. Howard Marans, please click the icon below – or – call 714.979.8981.