Facet Joint Syndrome Video

Facet joint syndrome (also called spinal osteoarthritis, facet joint osteoarthritis or spinal arthritis) occurs when the cartilage that line the facet joints in the spine deteriorate, allowing the bones to rub directly against each other. Spinal osteoarthritis may lead to back pain, symptoms of sciatica and other problems. This video provides information on facet joint disorders, bone spurs, and osteoarthritis anatomy, causes, and treatment options.