PRP Therapy-The Best Answer for Sports Related Injuries!

  February 22nd 2017    Blog

Today, one treatment that is gaining much popularity and has become the one step solution in treating different issues is known to be as the PRP treatment. It has been found as a treatment having the potential of treating a number of injuries. These are jotted down as:

The tendon injuries include:

  • Tennis elbow
  • Golfer’s elbow
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Jumper’s knee
  • Hamstring tendons
  • Gluteal tendons
  • Adductor tendons

In order to treat muscle injuries, PRP injections are inserted into the areas:

  • Calf
  • Quadriceps
  • Hamstring

Other injuries that can be treated include:

  • Knee MCL tears
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Trochanteric bursitis

Considering the numerous benefits of this therapy, many athletes have also opted for it. For different knee injuries and the chronic tendon injuries, Tiger Woods, known to be as the American Professional golfer, known to be the most successful golfers. In the midst of his career when he tore his Achilles on his right leg, then it was only through the PRP injections that he was able to return back into the game.

On the other hand, Rafael Nadal, known to be as the most favourite and a superb clay-court player in the tennis history suffered from knee injury because of which he was unable to play the game with great enthusiasm and fervor. Obviously, it becomes really bad for an athlete, when he is unable to play the game with his full might.  Fortunately after receiving PRP knee treatment he was able to continue his play like before and impress his fans.

The Conditions that can be Treated

In PRP knee treatment, there are different injuries that are covered in the most effective and beneficial manner.

The Tendon Injuries

According to research it has been proved that, PRP is the best qualifying treatment for chronic tendon injuries, be it tendon at the knee or the outside of the elbow.

Ligament & Muscle Injuries

Apart from curing different acute problems, PRP knee treatment or involving any other part of the body has received greater popularity in treating the athletes who are suffering from the set back of not playing in the game due to their chronic injury.

In case you or any of your loved one is suffering from any severe knee injury of the body and looking for a safe and cost-effective treatment, 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.

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