RESEARCH SHOWS THAT
Prolotherapy is a regenerative injection therapy which works to stimulate a natural healing mechanism within injured tissues and joints.It is also referred to as a non -surgical tendon and ligament reconstruction.
In todays world of advancing modern medicine we are faced with many new and often intimidating treatment options for joint pain and instability.What makes Prolotherapy different from other options? Prolotherapy has much research to back its claims for successful results.
IN THE OSTEOARTHRITIC KNEE :
Research showed that Prolotherapy resulted in clinically meaningful sustained improvement of pain, function, and stiffness scores for knee osteoarthritis compared with blinded saline injections and at-home exercises.To read more click here.To view definitive results of Prolo regenerating the osteoarthritic knee on X-ray,click here.
IN THE LOWER BACK:
Research done on 145 lower back pain Patients showed pain levels decreased from 5.6 to 2.7 after Prolo ;89% experienced more than 50% pain relief with Prolotherapy; more than 80% showed improvements in walking and exercise ability,anxiety, depression and overall disability:75%were able to completely stop taking pain medication.
To read more about this enlightening research click here.
IN CERVICAL INSTABILITY:
This study shows how Prolo for Cervical Whiplash patients resulted in improved stability and a reduction in pain.Click here to read more.
TEMPORO-MANDIBULAR JOINT DISORDER:
Read this article in the Journal of Dentistry and Oral Medicine giving credit to Prolotherapy in the treatment of TMD. Click here to read more.
Prolotherapy is undoubtedly a legitamate,successful treatment for joint pain and dysfunction.The best attribute to Prolo is that it achieves success without the long term complications and side-effects that Steroid injections often exhibit.To read research showing greater success with Prolo compared to Cortico-steroid injections,click here.