Ankylosing Spondylitis

asAnkylosing spondylitis is an inflammatory disease that can cause some of the vertebrae in your spine to fuse together. This fusing makes the spine less flexible and can result in a hunched-forward posture. If ribs are affected, it may be difficult to breathe deeply.

asHelpThere is no cure for Ankylosing spondylitis, but treatments can decrease your pain and lessen your symptoms. Our team of Chiropractors and Physiotherapists will provide you with specific exercises designed for your needs.  Range-of-motion, stretching exercises, and manipulation can help maintain flexibility in your joints and preserve good posture. Proper conditioning of the core abdominal and back muscles through a well designed exercise program can help maintain your upright posture.