Pain Management in Tempe
Pain can be a major complicating factor in getting back to your normal activities. Modern medicine has advanced greatly in the field of pain management and patients in Tempe have many options to diminish or get rid of pain. At Axis Spine and Sport, we combine elements of pain management to allow us to get you out of pain quickly!
Trigger Point Injections
Trigger points are tender or painful to the touch areas in your muscles. These areas may feel tight or knotted and have a reproducible pain referral pattern. Trigger point injections at Axis Spine and Sport in Tempe typically include a natural anti-inflammatory medication and a local anesthetic for immediate relief of pain and stiffness.
Joint injections are utilized to reduce pain and inflammation in those joints with osteoarthritis or that are painful from an injury. These injections aim to improve joint mobility and function in the painful, stiff, or achy joint. Common joints injected include knee, hip, shoulder, elbow, wrist, and ankles. All joint injections are ultrasound guided for precise accuracy.
Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)
PRP treatments in Tempe stimulate your bodies first responder cells that help begin the healing process that produce growth factors, collagen formation, and anti-inflammatory properties. PRP helps decrease pain and increase functionality and range of motion in painful joints and muscles.
Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) treatments begin with a simple blood draw typically from your arm. The blood is placed in a centrifuge to separate the red blood cells and white blood cells from the PRP. The PRP is then injected into the affected area. PRP effectively treats joint pain, neck pain, mid-low back pain, sciatic pain, tendonitis, and bursitis.
Pain Relief in Tempe
Utilizing these cutting-edge therapies in combination with Chiropractic Care and additional therapies has a powerful effect in getting you long term results. If you or someone you love struggles with pain, give our team at Axis Spine and Sport in Tempe a call and schedule a consultation with our team today!