Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common form of arthritis, and the knee is one of the most affected joints. OA of the knee is a chronic, degenerative disease, which means it never goes away and can worsen over time. According to a new survey, all patients have tried some form of treatment to address their pain; however, 97% still report that their daily lives are negatively impacted by their condition. Dr. Brian Carr, an orthopedic surgeon from Las Vegas discusses this new survey and shares his non-opioid approach to managing pain. To learn more visit www.pacira.com and www.yourxfactor.com
Dr. Brian Carr is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Las Vegas, NV. Dr. Carr completed a residency at William Beaumont Army Medical Center. He currently practices at Las Vegas Concierge Orthopedics and is affiliated with Southern Hills Hospital and Medical Center. Dr. Carr is a consultant of Pacira BioSciences, Inc.