Ask The Expert About Back Pain, Arthritis and Inflammatory Conditions

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The Ask the Expert Feature allows individuals to ask questions directly to Dr. David Borenstein.

As one of the foremost experts on back pain and inflammatory conditions of the spine Dr. Borenstein has earned the recognition and praise of the medical community by being named an outstanding specialist in rheumatology in Washingtonian magazine and Best Doctors in America. He is past president of the American College of Rheumatology and author of author of several books on back and arthritis for both physicians and patients.

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Recent questions:

Q. Does arthritis cause a cracking sound in knees and joints? I have a strange cracking sound in my knees and joints. Is it a sign of arthritis? Or what could it be?

Q. I had knee surgery a few months ago, and I still am experiencing a dull pain I underwent knee surgery about 5 months ago, and am still experiencing the same pain I had before the surgery. Why would this be happening?

Q. I have severe pain in my feet joints when I stand. Could it be arthritis?

Q. I have pain in my finger joints when I wake up. Could it be rheumatoid arthritis?

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