Hyaluronic Acid Injections for Knee Pain for Osteoarthritis (Arthritis)
Urgent Care and TeleHealth
Occupational Medicine & Urgent Care located in Napa, CA & Benicia, CA
Each year, millions of adults deal with chronic joint pain caused by arthritis, sports injuries and aging. Pain in a joint is one of the most common reasons why people miss work or avoid their favorite activities. Achy joints make it difficult to do everyday activities and the pain may also interfere with sleep.
“I also receive Hyaluronic Acid injections in both of my knees and can attest to its effectiveness in reducing my pain and stiffness.”
-Dr. Ian Ahwah
If you live or work in the Napa or Benicia areas and are suffering from arthritis, the providers at Urgent Care + TeleHealth offer HYALGAN hyaluronic acid injections to give you relief from joint pain. Hyaluronic acid injection therapy is simple and quick, and it only requires a visit at one of our clinics. This type of therapy restores lubrication to the joints. These injections allow people to get back to doing the activities they enjoy without the disruption of knee pain. It is safe and, unlike cortisone, can be repeated every 6 months if it provides good relief. These injections are great for people who may not yet be a surgical candidate or those who wish to postpone having joint replacement surgery.
Hyaluronic Acid Injection Q & A
How Does a Hyaluronic Injection Work?
As people get older, the amount of synovial fluid drops, and this causes deterioration of the cartilage. Engaging in everyday activities leads to wear and tear. Eventually, bone comes into contact with bone, which causes pain, swelling and a loss of range of motion. The knee hurts and feels stiff, and basic activities become difficult to do. Hyaluronic injections replace the lost synovial fluid. This restores lubrication to the joint. Urgent Care + TeleHealth Napa and Benicia patients may now receive HYALGAN injections to treat their chronic knee pain.
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To learn more about HYALGAN or to schedule an appointment, contact us today.