Living with chronic pain can be a nightmare. The pain is with you from the moment you wake up in the morning until you go to bed at night. Whether you had an illness, have sustained an injury, or are affected by a medical condition, chronic pain can make you miserable. Medication only masks your symptoms. You need something that will relieve your pain at the source and help you live a better quality of life. Consider PRP therapy to take control of your chronic pain. It is time to stop letting your pain manage you. You can finally get a hold of your pain when you turn to PRP therapy.
Understanding PRP Therapy
PRP therapy offers you an exciting approach to pain management that taps into the potential of your own blood. In order to have your treatment, samples of your blood will be drawn. At that point, platelet-rich plasma will be separated from your blood and prepared for injection. It will then be injected into the areas where you are suffering chronic pain. The injection is rich in the growth factors found in platelets and plasma. These platelets are naturally responsible for performing repairs within the body. When you have PRP therapy, concentrated amounts of the platelets are sent directly to the area where you are experiencing chronic pain. As they go to work to rejuvenate the affected tissues, you will begin to see a marked improvement. You may even be able to stop using medication to feel better. Otherwise, your amount of medication could be dramatically reduced. PRP therapy has been found to be helpful in treating injuries as well, speeding up the recovery process. One of the greatest benefits is the fact that you are using a completely natural form of treatment that comes from your own body in order to enhance your well-being.
Take a Combination Approach to Treat Your Chronic Pain
Treating chronic pain is not a one-size-fits-all approach. If you want to find solutions when dealing with chronic pain, you are likely to try several forms of treatment for the best results. For example, PRP therapy, massage, and soaking in a hot tub on a regular basis could make a major difference in your life. During your consultation, we can help you explore your options as you decide which combination of approaches would help you the most.
Learn More About PRP Therapy Today
If you are tired of struggling with chronic pain, it is time to look for answers. Come see the experts at Arthritis & Osteoporosis Clinic of Brazos Valley to discuss the possibility of PRP therapy. Find out if you are a candidate for PRP and what you can expect from this simple and innovative form of treatment. Learn more about how your own blood can be useful in helping you overcome your battle with chronic pain. Contact our office in College Station to schedule your consultation and learn more.