These are conditions affecting individual joints. According to ayurveda joint is named as sandhi. Disorders affecting joint are called sandhi rogas.
Major disorders affecting joints are degenerative conditions like,cervical spondylosis, lumbar spondylosis, ankylosisng spodylosis, knee disorders like osteoarthiritis, rheumatoid arthiritis, osteoporosis, autoimmune disorders , fracture dislocations..
According to ayurveda joint stability is maintained by kapha dosha and the active movements are controlled by vata dosha. Any inflammatory condition affecting joints are due to vitiated pitta dosha
In ayurveda effective management of these conditions with natural remedies and muscle strengthening , rejuvenating therapies have been clearly indicated.
There are special anti- inflammatory herbal medicines which can reduce the painful inflammatory condition and effectively substitute NSAIDS .
Main advantage of ayurvedic treatment is maximum results without side effects and without surgery.