Osteonecrosis or also called avascular necrosis is a disease caused by reduced blood flow to bones in the joints. In people with healthy bones, new bone is always replacing old bone. In osteonecrosis, the lack of blood causes the bone to break down faster than the body can make new bone. The bone starts to die and breaks down.
You can have osteonecrosis in several bones. It is most common in hip joint affecting the femoral head. The disease can affect men and women of any age, but it usually affects people beyond the age of 30 . At first, you might experience any symptoms. As the disease progresses , you will have some joint pain that becomes more severe. You may not be able to bend or move the affected joint very well.
The cause of the condition is unknown and there is no treatment available that cures the condition
There is currently only symptomatic treatment available which does not address the cause.
Treatments include medicines, using crutches, limiting activities that put weight on the affected joints, electrical stimulation and surgery.
Regenerative Therapy by means of several protocols will ultimately help initiate the self-healing cycle in the injured part of the body, the end result then is pain relief.
Regenerative Therapy utilize biologic material harvested directly from the patient’s body to help heal disease and injury. The treatment has become a game changer for accelerating healing, regenerating tissue and combating pain. It has reduced the need for prescription medications and surgery, proving to be a helpful tool towards managing and potentially eliminating pain in the body. Regenerative Therapy has helped untold amounts of people restoring their function and mobility, and improving their quality of life.
Non-surgical Regenerative treatments are a same-day procedures and the options are:
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In certain cases it may be a combination of more than one treatment protocol. For some patients however, the complete protocol is a series of injections in several treatment sessions. The choice of treatment is at the discretion of the Consultant and is based on your unique case.
What are the top Benefits of Non-surgical Regenerative Treatments?
With so many options out there, you may be wondering what benefits choosing Non-surgical Regenerative Treatments provides. Over all Regenerative treatments are minimally invasive, non-surgical same day procedures with no risk of rejection, minimal recovery time and minimal worry. You are fully awake and ready to go home within a few hours after injections in the affected area.
Here are the top benefits to be aware of: