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Cortisone Injection

Why inject cortisone? Cortisone injections are performed in order to reduce or even eliminate pain associated with a variety of disorders, such as: Bursitis (inflammation of the bursa most commonly shoulder and hip) Arthritis (any joint may be injected, including joints of the spine) Nerve pain (most commonly for sciatica and carpal tunnel syndrome) Tendinitis […]

Autologous Blood Injection (ABI)

What is ABI? ABI is most commonly used for the treatment of diseased tendons, commonly known as tendinitis. The medical term for this is tendinosis or tendinopathy. With increasing severity of tendinosis, partial thickness tears may form, which if left untreated can result in a full thickness tendon tear. Any tendon can be treated with […]

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injection

How does Platelet Rich Therapy Work Platelet Rich Therapy (PRP) harnesses the healing properties of blood in order to treat pain arising from tendons, ligaments, muscles and joints. PRP is most commonly used for the treatment of diseased tendons, referred to as tendinitis or tendinopathy. Tendinitis/Tendinopathy can progress to a partial tear and if left […]