What is Ozone Therapy?
Ozone therapy for knee pain is an alternative treatment approach that involves the use of ozone gas to alleviate pain and promote healing in the knee joint. It is based on the premise that ozone, a highly reactive form of oxygen, can have anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving effects.
The procedure typically involves the injection of ozone gas into the knee joint. The ozone gas may be injected alone or in combination with other substances, such as oxygen or a local anesthetic. The exact technique and dosage may vary depending on the specific protocol followed by the healthcare provider.
Why is Ozone Therapy needed?
Ozone therapy for knee pain can reduce inflammation, improve blood circulation, stimulate tissue regeneration, and relieve pain.
What makes you a good candidate for ozone therapy?
Ozone therapy might be considered for knee pain related to conditions such as osteoarthritis, tendinitis, bursitis, or certain knee injuries. The specific diagnosis and underlying cause of the pain will be important in determining the appropriateness of ozone therapy.
If you're interested in ozone therapy and would like to learn more about this treatment, call our office today and we'll help to answer your questions.