Dogged by knee pain due to arthritis? If medications, cortisone shots, and other types of conservative interventions haven’t brought you any relief, don’t give up hope just yet—try viscosupplementation. It is a safe and highly effective alternative to both medications and cortisone shots, which have potential side effects, especially with repeated use. Read on to
Viscosupplementation therapy is a highly effective treatment designed to help reduce pain and swelling associated with arthritis. It is most commonly used to treat osteoarthritis in the knee and involves injecting hyaluronic acid directly into the affected joint. Viscosupplementation aims to improve and manage symptoms, without the need for invasive surgery or addictive pain medications.