Orthovisc / Viscosupplementation

Orthovisc / Viscosupplementation injections are an increasingly popular alternative therapy for pain relief that helps some patients avoid medications and sometimes even surgery. At Integrated Pain Consultants, non-medicated approaches are prioritized because they’re natural, safer, and often times highly successful. These supplement injections utilize the hyaluronic acid that’s already found in the body. It’s in the synovial fluid of the joints,...

Joint injections are a common procedure at Integrated Pain Consultants and an alternative to pain medications like opioids which can be addictive. As the country is in the middle of an opioid epidemic, it’s important to seek out alternatives that are effective, fast, and don’t have serious risks such as dependency. Joint injections reduce inflammation and irritation in the joints...

Do you have knee or joint arthritis and need fast, effective, and safe pain management but worry about the addictive risks of medications like opioids? Have you tried other conservative procedures but the pain is still unmanageable? Integrated Pain Consultants offers orthovisc/viscosupplementation injections, also known as hyaluronan injections, might be the answer you’re looking for. These injections fall under a...

Knee Pain is a common problem, and because it is so prevalent there are a plethora of options available such as Joint Injections, Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA), Platelet-rich Plasma (PRP) Injections, Orthovisc, and Stem Cell Therapy. Knee Osteoarthritis (OA) can affect your every move: walking, climbing stairs, even sitting or lying down. Surgery can help bring relief, but doctors almost always advise...

Loss of hyaluronic acid appears to contribute to joint pain and stiffness, and orthovisc can solve this issue. Joints resemble gears, and they work their best if they are well lubricated. In a healthy joint, a thick substance called synovial fluid provides lubrication, allowing bones to glide against one another. Will Replacing Hyaluronic Acid With Orthovisc Injections Do The Trick? The U.S....

Degenerative disc disease refers to the pain, the weakness, or the numbness that occurs from a deteriorated disc in the spine, more than often due to aging. If you have been experiencing back pain along with numbness or a prickly sensation, you may be suffering from this condition. Mostly for aging individuals, disc degeneration is one of the most common causes...

Even though each individual is unique in their type and intensity of pain, the areas in which people tend to have pain; the knees, shoulders, rotator cuff, ankles and hip is commonly shared. People have issues with some of the same body parts, whether it is from activity, overuse or age, joints tend to cause issues in everybody at one...

If you have arthritis in the knees, you likely experience significant pain and inflammation. If you’re tired of popping pain medications and attending physical therapy appointments, consider injectable medications. Many types of joint injections can help reduce knee pain while increasing mobility. Read on to learn more about the different medications available. Corticosteroid Injections Steroid injections help those who experience pain and...

Unfortunately, pain plagues a vast number of Americans – 50 million, to be exact. If you’re one of those people, you may feel that relief is out of reach. You may feel as though you’re destined to depend on pain medications for the rest of your life. But it doesn’t have to be that way. There are now clinics that...

When many people think of injections, they imagine vaccinations. However, shots do more than preventing illness. The medical community, including the team at Integrated Pain Consultants, is also increasingly using injections to help diagnose and treat pain in some regions of the body. Many doctors and pain specialists use injections such as epidurals, medial branch blocks and sympathetic blocks to...