First-Rate Arthritis Treatment for Residents of Reno, NV, Carson City & Surrounding Areas

Arthritis Carson City NVReno, Nevada and Carson City area residents can feel confident turning to the experts at Tahoe Fracture & Orthopedic Medical Clinic for arthritis treatment. Since being founded in 1966, we’ve served tens of thousands of patients, and our team possesses the training and experience needed to skillfully treat your condition.

What is arthritis?

People often refer to their joint pain simply as “arthritis,” but there are actually more than 100 different kinds of arthritis and related conditions. The most common type is osteoarthritis, which is a degenerative condition that causes the cartilage on the ends of bones to gradually break down. Without the protection of cartilage, the bones begin rubbing directly against one another, causing pain and other unpleasant symptoms. Some other common types of arthritis are psoriatic arthritis (an inflammatory condition affecting some people with psoriasis) and rheumatoid arthritis (an autoimmune disorder that develops when the immune system attacks the lining of joints).

What are the symptoms of arthritis?

Symptoms will vary depending on the type of arthritis and how far the condition has progressed. With that being said, some of the most common symptoms of arthritis include:

  • Decreased range of motion
  • Pain
  • Redness
  • Stiffness
  • Swelling
  • Tenderness
  • Warmth

Patients with psoriatic arthritis may experience a number of additional symptoms, including conjunctivitis, foot pain, lower back pain, and nail pitting.

How is arthritis treated?

Doctors often recommend that arthritis patients begin treatment using conservative techniques, which may include:

  • Anti-inflammatory medication
  • Corticosteroid injections
  • Exercise
  • Heat/cold therapy
  • Pain medication
  • Periodic rest
  • Physical therapy

In some severe cases, however, joint repair or replacement surgery may be required to relieve the symptoms of arthritis.

Schedule an appointment

If you’re concerned that you may have arthritis, call Tahoe Fracture & Orthopedic Medical Clinic today to schedule an appointment at one of our many locations — we have offices in Reno, Carson City, Gardnerville, Hawthorne, South Lake Tahoe, and Yerington. We look forward to helping you restore your function, mobility, and quality of life.

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10539 Professional Circle, Suite 201
Reno, NV 89521

(775) 392-3680

973 Mica Drive, Suite 201
Carson City, NV 89705

(775) 392-3680

2874 N. Carson Street, Suite 105
Carson City, NV 89703

(775) 392-3680

1749 North Stewart Street, Suite 50
Carson City, NV 89706


2874 N. Carson St. Suite 210
Carson City, NV 89703

(775) 392-3680

1520 Virginia Ranch Rd, Suite 101B
Gardnerville, NV 89410

(775) 392-3680

105 C Street
Hawthorne, NV 89415

(775) 392-3680

306 Surprise Street
Yerington, NV 89447

(775) 392-3680

2170 B South Ave
South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150

(775) 392-3680

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At Tahoe Fracture & Orthopedic Medical Clinic, we take the time to get to know each patient so that we can develop a customized treatment plan that’s tailored to his or her specific needs, lifestyle, and goals.

I truly wish I could give them more than just 5 stars!

"I couldn’t have asked for better care for my son than from the staff at Tahoe Fracture and Orthopedic. From the receptionist all the way up to the surgeon, we were treated with the utmost respect, kindness, patience, and care. They were not only quick to get him in for an examination, but were amazingly quick to fit him into the schedule to have his injury treated asap!! Thanks to them, my son is now on the road to recovery. I truly wish I could give them more than just five stars!"

Christa D. / Carson City, Nevada
Thanks Doc!

"Dr. Mike Fry is a wonderful doctor and caring person. When I saw him for the first time, he held my hand and said, “I’m going to make you well”, and he did! I had back surgery 2.5 years ago and still doing great. Thanks Doc!"

We were deeply impressed with the entire experience.

"We were deeply impressed with the entire experience. Candace should be commended for her work ethic. Also my experience with the x-ray tech was outstanding. I would not change anything."

Dr. Fry and the entire staff were excellent.

"My entire experience was just as good as I had planned…a great day! Dr. Fry and the entire staff were excellent. Thanks a lot!"

I cannot express how much of a difference this has made in my life.

"Dr. Jones and his staff through the surgical procedures and other methods they have performed over the years have enhanced my daily living experience dramatically. I am leading a more productive life without the daily pain I dealt with in the past. I cannot express how much of a difference this has made in my life."