Osteoarthritis Class

Class Information

Link Health and Fitness is proud to be one of the first providers in Auckland to be offering this internationally recognised Osteoarthritis program otherwise known as GLA:D. Gladly Living with Arthritis: Denmark was originally developed by Professor Ewa M. Roos and is now recognised as the best first line treatment for Osteoarthritis of the hip and knee. The GLA:D program is run in Denmark, Switzerland, Canada, Austria, China, Australia and now New Zealand. In order to bring GLA:D to New Zealand we have partnered with Otago University to provide you this world leading program.

Class Program

8 Week Program

14 Education and Exercise Classes


Full cost of the program including an initial physiotherapy appointment is $350


All classes are taken by a physiotherapist who is registered with GLA:D International


The program takes place in our private physiotherapy studio

Class Size

Limited to 5 participants per class

Patient Criteria

Older than 45 years of age

Morning joint stiffness

Primary joint affected is the hip or knee

Professor Ewa M. Roos – Founder of GLA:D

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If you wish to find out more about the class or to go on our waiting list please fill out the form below

    Please use our online booking system or call us on 09 5536565

    Affiliated Providers

    GLAD Aotearoa New Zealand
    Otago University GLAD NZ
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    Staffed Hours
    • Monday:       7am-1pm
    • Tuesday:       10am-7pm
    • Wednesday: 10am-7pm
    • Thursday:     10am-7pm
    • Friday:          7am-1pm
    • Saturday:      9am-1pm
    • Sunday and Public Holidays: Closed

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