How Can Physical Therapy Help My Psoriatic Arthritis? A Q&A with Dr. Ogdie

By Beth W. Orenstein
Reviewed by Ethan T. Craig, M.D.
December 21, 2022

This article is part of a Q&A series in which a healthcare professional in our community answers your frequently asked questions.

We asked: “I’m experiencing psoriatic arthritis pain. How can working with a physical therapist help?”

Alexis Ogdie, M.D.: Psoriatic arthritis can bring on symptoms such as chronic joint pain and swelling, limited range of motion, and fatigue, which can make the idea of moving unpleasant.