A variety of treatment alternatives are available with joint injections. Strong anti-inflammatory drugs are used in corticosteroid injections to treat illnesses like arthritis or bursitis that cause inflammation and pain in the joints. Injections of hyaluronic acid, also known as viscosupplementation, are used to lubricate joints, improve mobility, and reduce pain, particularly in those with osteoarthritis of the knee. Using concentrated platelets and growth factors from the patient’s blood, platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections treat disorders like osteoarthritis, tendinitis, and ligament injuries by promoting tissue healing and reducing inflammation. Targeting chronic musculoskeletal pain, joint instability, and ligament laxity, prolotherapy injects a solution into the joint or surrounding ligaments to stimulate the body’s healing response. Injections of anesthetics temporarily numb the joint for diagnostic purposes, helping to pinpoint the pain’s origin.
At Dr. J Anti-Aging Clinic Dr. J MD choose the best option based on diagnosis, symptoms, and medical history, with each injection type’s appropriateness and efficacy depending on the specific illness and individual patient characteristics.
Joint injections with exosomes are a cutting-edge method of treating joint disorders with regenerative medicine. Exosomes are extracellular vesicles made of different proteins, growth factors, and genetic material that are produced by stem cells or other cell types. Exosomes have the ability to induce tissue repair, reduce inflammation, and advance healing when injected into the injured joint.
There are several benefits of Exosome Joint Injections: