Knee surgery is often hailed as the best treatment for chronic knee pain, but that’s not always the case. Non-surgical treatments can often provide the same level of pain and symptom relief as surgery. Reflex Knee Specialists is a knee clinic that provides non-surgical treatments for knee pain caused by a wide range of knee conditions and […]
Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP)
In the realm of medical breakthroughs, platelet-rich plasma (PRP) has emerged as a game-changer for people grappling with knee osteoarthritis. This revolutionary therapy has provided solace to thousands, reducing or even eliminating debilitating knee pain. This knee arthritis treatment allows patients to reclaim their lives. The dedicated team at Reflex Knee Specialists offers PRP treatment
When you experience knee pain, it pays to visit a knee specialist. The medical providers at Reflex Knee Specialists focus on understanding knee function and treatment options that are non-invasive and much less expensive than surgery. They treat painful knee conditions and alleviate symptoms, encouraging recovery and resumption of activities such as walking, running, and
Whether as a result of a traumatic injury or through overuse during athletic or everyday activities, there are many reasons people develop knee pain. Fortunately, there are several treatment options that patients and their medical providers can try to alleviate that knee pain. Two possible solutions that are often compared are cortisone injections and viscosupplementation
Gain a better understanding of knee replacement surgery and non-surgical treatments. Learn more from Reflex Knee Specialists. A knee that functions well enables a person to run, dance, climb stairs, and enjoy their favorite hobbies. When something’s not right, it can limit a person’s ability to participate in these activities. Whether it’s chronic pain, a
As the climax of the annual recreational running season approaches – the Hood to Coast Relay just finished, and thousands of runners are still training for The Portland Marathon in October – the wear and tear on all those running and flexing knee joints also reaches its peak. The harder a runner treats his or her knees,
Inflammation in the body is a common response to damage. When the body is injured, it releases chemicals and white blood cells to heal and rebuild. Chronic inflammation is when the body’s inflammatory response is abnormal and goes on for longer than it should. In this situation, inflammation happens even when there is no injury.
Athletes and active individuals who suffer with chronic knee pain from injuries or osteoarthritis (OA) may get relief from a safe and non-surgical procedure. Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy involves using a person’s own blood to heal damaged tendons or cartilage. PRP has been successful in not only relieving pain but accelerating the healing process.
Treatments for knee osteoarthritis (OA) have not changed much over the last couple of decades. Surgery is still the most common treatment for those suffering from severe cartilage degeneration – while more holistic treatment options (such as physical therapy, knee braces, and joint fluid therapy) are growing in popularity as patients become more educated about the disease.
Are you on a recreational soccer team? Do you enjoy hitting the Crossfit gym and fighting through a ‘workout of the day’? Perhaps you just enjoy running and cycling on a regular basis. Anyone who’s passionate and committed to physical activity is an athlete. At Reflex, we believe knee pain should never keep you from being
Platelet-rich plasma therapy better known as PRP, is becoming an increasingly popular option for people who don’t want to go under the knife, or on prescription drugs for knee and joint pain relief. The therapy is quick, non-invasive, and has little to no side effect risk for those who go through with it. The therapy
If you’ve ever injured a knee, Achilles, or anything that involves movement, you know that healing can be a long, drawn out process, especially if you had to get surgery. During that time you’re in pain, inconvenienced, and just wish it would end. Well, if you’re someone that doesn’t want to experience that long
For physicians, it is always an invaluable and humbling experience to change roles and play the part of patient. Dealing with a chronic injury is frustrating to say the least, and having your symptoms suddenly worsen can be downright scary. For physicians, it is always an invaluable and humbling experience to change roles and play the part of
PRP stands for Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy. It is a newly emerging procedure that was previously only available to elite athletes such as golf’s Tiger Woods, tennis’s Rafael Nadal and basketball’s Kobe Bryant. Fortunately, Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy is now becoming available in the United States for people who suffer from chronic joint pain caused by arthritis. Newer treatment
Regenerative Medicine is a field of research and clinical application that focuses on the process of replacing or producing normal functioning cells, organs or tissue. Regenerative Medicine is a field of research and clinical application that focuses on the process of replacing or producing normal functioning cells, organs or tissue. There are three general types