Are steroid injections and physical therapy really the only options for Frozen Shoulder Treatment?
Medica Stem Cells offer minimally invasive, non-surgical, safe alternatives for Frozen Shoulder treatment and shoulder arthritis treatment. Get your life back on track without steroid injections!
Frozen Shoulder, also known as adhesive capsulitis, is simply an inflamed shoulder capsule characterised by stiffness and pain in your shoulder joint. The bones, ligaments and tendons that make up your shoulder joint are all encased in a capsule of connective tissue and when this capsule get inflamed it can cause stiffness with restricted movements and pain.
Frozen shoulder affects mainly people between the ages of 40 and 60. The condition is more common in women than men.
Causes of Frozen Shoulder
It’s not clear why some people develop it, but some groups are more at risk. Limited mobility of the shoulder for any reason can in time result in a frozen shoulder. Your risk for developing a frozen shoulder increases if you are in the process of recovering from a medical conditions like
- Rotator cuff injury
- Post-surgical recovery
- Broken arm
Symptoms of Frozen Shoulder
The main symptoms of a frozen shoulder are pain that is more at night time and stiffness that make it difficult or impossible to move it. This condition may severely hamper the daily activities of the patient.
Treatment of Frozen Shoulder
Traditionally frozen shoulder is treated by steroid injections and physical exercise or through surgical intervention in advanced cases. At Medica Stem Cells clinics, however, we offer another option –minimally invasive non-surgical same-day procedures treatment using Regenerative medicine under local aesthetics and manipulation of the joint. Faster healing as well as improved functionality both are possible with our innovative, cutting-edge ADULT mesenchymal cells and Platelet Rich Plasma – PRP therapy. Patients typically experience little to no downtime after our frozen shoulder treatment procedures.
Regenerative Stem Cell therapy and platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections are next-generation Regenerative medicine. They don’t just treat the symptoms of the Frozen shoulder but address some of the causes .Along with Frozen shoulder, Stem Cell Therapy is also useful for shoulder bursitis treatmentwhichhas symptoms similar to frozen shoulder. Regenerative Therapy utilises biological materials harvested directly from the patient’s body to help heal disease and injury. The Therapy has become a game-changer for accelerating healing, regenerating new tissue and combating pain. It has reduced the need for prescription medications, steroid injections and surgery, proving to be a helpful tool towards managing and potentially eliminating pain in the body. With Regenerative Therapy for shoulder pain arthritis treatment, a lot of people overcome their chronic shoulder pain. Regenerative Therapy initiates the self-healing cycle in the injured part of the body, which results in reduction of pain.
Non-surgical Regenerative treatments are a same-day procedures and the options are:
In certain cases it may be a combination of more than one treatment protocol. For some patients however, the complete protocol is a series of injections in several treatment sessions. The choice of treatment is at the discretion of the Consultant and is based on your individual circumstances.
This treatment may, however, not be suitable for all patients, and only after reviewing your case, the Consultant will be able to discuss the treatment protocol with you.
What are the top Benefits of Non-surgical Regenerative Treatments?
With so many options out there, you may be wondering what benefits choosing Non-surgical Regenerative Treatments provides. Over all Regenerative treatments are minimally invasive, non-surgical same day procedures with no risk of rejection, minimal recovery time and minimal worry. You are fully awake and ready to go home within 30 min after after injections in the affected area.
Here are the top benefits to be aware of: