Knee Pain Specialist Questions and Answers
Has your life been sidelined due to knee pain? Have you been unable to spend quality time with your kids or grandkids due to the pain you are experiencing? Our board-certified medical professionals at Golden State Medical Center can diagnose and recommend treatment options to meet your individual needs in San Ramon, CA. For more information, please call us or request an appointment online.
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What can cause knee pain?
Knee Pain is extremely common in our society. There are many causes of knee pain. Most causes result in inflammation leading to knee pain. The most common cause is knee joint dysfunction. Joint dysfunction in the knee is frequently caused by acute trauma ( sports injury, accident, fall, etc.), accumulative trauma ( doing an activity over an over eventually breaking down the knee tissues), an old injury that did not heal correctly, muscle imbalance or poor gait (the way we walk).
How do the doctors at Golden State Medical Center treat knee pain?
(1) The use of regenerative medicine has helped many patients, in decreasing the symptoms of knee pain. Hyaluronic acid joint injections have also showed an incredible ability to give the degenerated knee cushioning and lubrication that it needs, postponing or preventing knee replacement surgery.
(2) Chiropractic doctors are experts in correcting dysfunctional joints that are commonly a cause of knee pain in many patients.
(3) Physical rehabilitation therapy helps to resolve the muscle weakness and tightness, which can be a cause of joint dysfunction in patients suffering from knee pain.
(4) Off-loading braces have shown to be exceptional at decreasing knee pain and help in the healing process.
How does regenerative medicine help knee pain sufferers?
Regenerative medicine is the most exciting branch of medicine that holds the hope for many knee pain sufferers. Current research suggests that HCTP and PRP can help decrease inflammation and increase regeneration of tissue. HCTP and PRP are both naturally occurring and have no known side-effects. It is the hope of researchers that regenerative medicine can help speed up the healing process.
How does chiropractic care help knee pain?
The cause of knee pain is commonly due to joint dysfunction (the joint moves too little or too much) leading to inflammation and pain. Chiropractic doctors are the experts in correcting knee joint dysfunction. Correcting the knee joint dysfunction results in decreased inflammation, relief of pain, and return to life’s activities.
How does physical rehabilitation therapy help knee pain?
Muscle imbalance is a common cause of joint dysfunction leading to inflammation and knee pain. If not corrected immediately, it may result in chronic pain and disability. Physical rehabilitation therapy can help to strengthen the weak musculature and stretch the tight musculature correcting the muscle imbalance.
How is regenerative medicine a breakthrough for knee pain sufferers?
Knee pain sufferers can become dependent on taking pain relief medications to get through their daily lives. These pain medications have many side-effects that can create more health problems. Regenerative medicine is natural and appears to be a more effective approach to not only pain relief, but to reduce inflammation, and regenerate healthier tissues without the dangerous side-effects of pain medications. If you are tired of depending on prescription drugs and knee pain prevents you from fully enjoying your life, regenerative medicine treatments may be the right solution for you. Come to Golden State Medical Center for high-quality regenerative medicine services! If you would like to learn more about our services or make an appointment with us, you can do so through our website or by calling us. You can find Golden State Medical Center at 2551 San Ramon Valley Blvd, Suite 108, in San Ramon, California. We serve patients from San Ramon CA, Dublin CA, Blackhawk CA, Danville CA, Alamo CA, Diablo CA, Dougherty CA, Tassajara CA, Livermore CA, and Pleasanton CA.