Hyaluronic Acid Injections
The Versatility of Hyaluronic Acid Injections
Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring substance in the body, found in abundance in joint tissues and synovial fluid. Its injection into joints and tendons acts as a lubricant and shock absorber, easing pain and enhancing mobility. This treatment is beneficial for conditions such as osteoarthritis in various joints, tendonitis, and other related ailments.
Benefits Across Joints and Tendons
The primary benefits of hyaluronic acid injections are pain relief, improved joint mobility, and a slowing down of joint degeneration. These injections provide a minimally invasive treatment alternative to extensive surgical procedures for various joint and tendon pains.
Why Opt for Hyaluronic Acid Injections at London Cartilage Clinic?
The London Cartilage Clinic’s specialists are proficient in administering hyaluronic acid injections, ensuring the highest standard of care. Utilising ultrasound-guided techniques for precision, we tailor each treatment to the specific needs of our patients, whether it’s for joint or tendon issues.
Frequently Asked Questions
The duration of relief from hyaluronic acid injections can vary, but patients typically experience pain relief for several months. Periodic repeat injections may be necessary for ongoing benefits.
Hyaluronic acid injections are generally safe and well-tolerated. Side effects are infrequent and usually mild, such as temporary discomfort or swelling at the injection site.
Individuals suffering from osteoarthritis in various joints, tendonitis, and similar conditions can benefit from hyaluronic acid injections, especially those who haven’t found relief with other treatments.