Osteoarthritis, said to be a condition which is faced by many, at the time when they are in their middle age and become slowly and gradually are restricted in their own room just resting and resting all day. Apart from this, it is faced by the people in a younger age provided they are an athlete or a fall or by lifting some heavy object they were lead to an acute knee injury.
Today, with several advancements in the medical field stem cell injections have been found as the most popular solution that helps in treating various chronic problems that are a reason in halting the life style of many. Now, there are several conditions that are treated best with stem cell injections, such as:
Conditions Treated with Stem Cell Therapy
- Spinal pain
- Chronic radiculopathy
- Muscular tears
- Osteoarthritis of the joints, including knee, hip, shoulder and ankle joints
- Sacroiliac joint pain
- Tennis elbow, plantar fasciitis, patellar tendon tears and quadriceps
- Rotator cuff tears etc
Stem cells for Knee Injury
There are numerous injuries that people get by while playing their favourite game or performing some other chore involving their knees. The wear and tear of the joints in the knee might lead to osteoarthritis. The main reason that turns an untreated knee injury into osteoarthritis of the joints is the loss of the cartilage from the bones of the knee joint. As a result of the arthritic process the cartilage wears away including both, from a person’s weight or some previous injury. The major symptoms of osteoarthritis include swelling, clicking, grinding and chronic pain at the time when you sleep.
Arthritis, being a very chronic disease is said to be an unfortunately incurable or irreversible condition. Adding to this PRP has qualified its worth in helping alleviate the chronic knee pain and thus improve the quality of life.
PRP, Effective for Knee pain
Studies today have shown that in order to treat chronic knee injury PRP injections have been found very effective. Moreover, it has also been found that opting for PRP injections lessens the progression or the worsening of arthritis thus minimizing the pain associated with some knee injury.
In case you or any of your loved one is suffering from knee injuries and looking for a safe and cost-effective alternatives, get a professional advice from Dr. Zaki Anwar by placing an appointment at 815-464- 7212. He is a world renowned Pain Medicine Physician who has been practicing regenerative injection therapies for the past several years with remarkable results.