Osteoarthritis - Dan Exeter

Date Published: 
Monday, October 3, 2016
Duration: 
22:16

Dr Dan Exeter talks about non-surgical management of osteoarthritis. Dan is a sport and exercise physician based at Axis Sports Medicine clinic in Auckland. He is medical director for Athletics New Zealand and a senior lecturer at the University of Auckland.

Topics:

  • Not just about the joint
  • Effects on quality of life
  • Management options
  • Treatment pyramid
  • Lifestyle changes – smoking, weight loss, exercise
  • Oral medication
  • Views on opioid based medicines
  • Supplements advice
  • Injections
  • Surgical intervention – joint replacement

Presenter

Dan Exeter
Sport and Exercise Physician
Medical Director for Athletics New Zealand

To find out more about DR Exeter Click here.

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