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Intra-articular hyaluronic acid infiltration to relieve joint pain

30 de May de 2023

Intra-articular hyaluronic acid infiltration, a state-of-the-art therapy that helps relieve pain and improve joint function in patients with joint problems.

What is intra-articular hyaluronic acid infiltration?

Intra-articular hyaluronic acid infiltration is a minimally invasive procedure that uses a substance called hyaluronic acid to treat pain and improve function in affected joints. Hyaluronic acid is a natural component of synovial fluid, which lubricates and cushions joints. This treatment involves the injection of hyaluronic acid into the affected joint to restore its function and relieve pain.

In what cases is intra-articular hyaluronic acid infiltration applied?

Intra-articular infiltration of hyaluronic acid can be useful in different situations, such as:

  • Joint pain due to degenerative diseases, such as osteoarthritis or osteoarthritis.
  • Joint pain due to cartilage wear or reduction of synovial fluid.
  • Postoperative pain after joint surgery.
  • Rehabilitation and recovery of joint function.

How is intra-articular hyaluronic acid infiltration performed?

The procedure is performed in our clinic on an outpatient basis and under strict aseptic measures. The specialist uses ultrasound guidance techniques to precisely locate the affected joint. Hyaluronic acid is then injected into the joint to improve its lubrication and function. The procedure is quick and usually takes less than an hour.

Advantages of intra-articular hyaluronic acid injection

Advantages of intra-articular hyaluronic acid injection

  • Pain relief and improved joint function.
  • Minimally invasive and safe procedure.
  • Improves lubrication and cushioning in the joints.
  • Facilitates rehabilitation and improves joint mobility.
  • Fewer side effects compared to pharmacological treatments.

Conclusions

Intra-articular hyaluronic acid infiltration at Clínica San Román is a novel and effective treatment option for patients suffering from joint pain. If you suffer from chronic joint pain or have functional limitations due to pain, do not hesitate to contact our team of specialists to learn more about this treatment and evaluate if it is right for you.

In addition to relieving pain, intra-articular hyaluronic acid infiltration can contribute to faster and more effective recovery from joint injuries, resulting in significant improvement in joint mobility and function. This innovative treatment may also be an excellent option for patients seeking non-surgical options or alternatives to conventional pharmacological treatments.

In summary, intra-articular hyaluronic acid infiltration at Clínica San Román offers a promising and effective alternative for the treatment of joint pain. If you are interested in exploring this therapy to improve your quality of life, feel free to contact our team of experts to schedule a consultation and learn more.

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