31 million Americans experience low back pain at any given time. Pain can be classified into three main categorizes: acute, chronic and neuropathic. Chronic back pain can be extremely debilitating and lower quality of life. There are a variety of conditions that can cause back pain, including degenerative disc disease, a bulging disc, spondylosis, sarcoiliac […]
As the human body ages, the joints begin to deteriorate. According to the CDC, an estimated 22.7% (52.5 million) of U.S. adults reported doctor-diagnosed arthritis. OPTIMAL Pain & Regenerative Medicine® offers PRP joint injections to patients suffering from arthritis and osteoarthritis in the Dallas, Arlington and Fort Worth communities. Our team of double-board certified pain […]
In recent years, there has been an increase in platelet-rich plasma (PRP) use in orthopedic sports medicine. Many famous athletes like Tiger Woods and Rafael Dadal have received PRP injections for sprained knees and chronic tendon injuries. Some athletes have credited PRP therapy with returning to play more quickly.
Blood platelet injection therapy was developed in […]
Tendonitis is a common overuse injury seen in many active patients that can be challenging to treat. OPTIMAL Pain & Regenerative Medicine® offers PRP injection therapy for patients in the Dallas, Arlington and Fort Worth communities who are suffering from tendonitis .
What is Tendonitis?
Tendons are tough flexible bands of fibrous tissue that connect muscles to […]
Sports injuries can be devastating for an athlete. Every time an athlete steps on the field or court, there is a risk of injury involved. Sports injuries can occur for a number of reasons including sudden impact, poor technique, overuse and improper gear. For athletes suffering from sports injuries, OPTIMAL Pain & Regenerative Medicine® offers […]
Knee pain can be extremely debilitating and negatively affect quality of life. As the body ages, the joints begin to deteriorate which can lead to arthritis. In some cases, pain is so severe that your doctor may recommend a knee replacement. Today, there are a variety of knee replacement alternatives for patients who want to […]