Knee pain. Osteoarthritis. Common terms. Common conditions Lombardy Chiropractic Clinic hears about and helps! Lombardy Chiropractic Clinic treats Augusta knee pain sufferers with the degenerative joint disorder called osteoarthritis. Joint tissue damage and pain commonly are the markers of osteoarthritis and knee pain. Augusta knee pain patients typically welcome interventions that keep them from surgery. Lombardy Chiropractic Clinic offers those not just for back pain and leg pain and neck pain and arm pain but for knee pain, too.
MEDICINE’S TRY AT KNEE DISTRACTION WITH A DEVICE
Medical care for most ailments including knee pain is usually medication and surgery. Recently, it has created a joint-specific distraction device that wasn’t a hit with patients because of its not allowing flexion throughout the treatment phase of 6 weeks. The researchers revised its design a bit, but it’s still being investigated to see how patients take to it. (1) Well, chiropractors have a better, more tolerable way to treat the knee with distraction! It is gentle. It feels good. It does not have be a conspicuous device worn everywhere to be valuable! It doesn’t involve medications! So good.
Augusta CHIROPRACTIC CARE FOR KNEE PAIN RELIEF WITH THE HANDS
Knee pain treated with chiropractic flexion distraction principles provides knee pain sufferers hope. A new report just published reports on 25 patients with knee pain (many with osteoarthritis, some acute, some chronic, even some post-knee replacement with continued knee pain) treated with chiropractic flexion distraction. Overall knee pain patients reported pain drops from 7.7 to 1.8 (1 [no pain] – 10 [worst pain]) in a mean of 5.3 treatments over 3 weeks. More specifically, acute knee pain patients reported pain drops from 8.1 to 1.1 in 4.8 treatments in 2.4 weeks. And chronic knee pain patients noted pain drops from 7.5 to 2.2 in 5.4 treatments in 3.3 weeks.
Pain Score Drop
(1 no pain - 10 worst pain)
|# of Treatments
|# of Weeks
| 7.7 to 1.8
| 8.1 to 1.1
| 7.5 to 2.2
Additionally, none of them experienced adverse effects
. (2) Does Cox Technic flexion distraction for knee pain work like it does for spine pain by opening the knee space to improve nutritional flow, lowering pressure, and decreasing irritation of degenerative joints and surrounding bones?
A biomechanical study will one day reveal the answer, but today Augusta knee pain sufferers can appreciate some relief. Lombardy Chiropractic Clinic is very excited to provide this new approach of knee pain relief with Augusta knee pain sufferers!
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Listen to a PODCAST with the study’s author, Dr. Luigi Albano, as he describes osteoarthritis.
Schedule a Augusta chiropractic appointment to experience for yourself the gentle, alleviating treatment of hurting knees and osteoarthritis. Augusta chiropractic care for knee pain is hands-on care for Augusta knee pain.