Knee pain is often the result of wear-and-tear that leads to osteoarthritis — a degenerative condition that causes pain in the affected joint. At iMed Regeneration Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Jason Keller, DC, takes a comprehensive approach to treating your knee pain. Dr. Keller, DC, and the team at iMed Regeneration Center offer nonsurgical treatment methods, including regenerative medicine like mesenchymal stem cell and platelet-rich plasma injections. Find out what’s causing your knee pain and learn about cutting-edge treatments that deliver long-term pain relief. Schedule a consultation by phone or online to get effective solutions for your knee pain.
Injuries and chronic conditions can lead to knee pain for people of all ages. One of the most common causes of knee pain is osteoarthritis — a wear-and-tear disease that occurs when the cartilage around your knee joint wears away with overuse and as a result of getting older.
As the cartilage wears away, there’s less shock absorption around your knee joint. This causes pain and inflammation and may make it difficult to walk up stairs without extreme discomfort. Other causes of knee pain include:
Gout and rheumatoid arthritis may also cause chronic knee pain, and being overweight adds stress on your knee joints, as well.
When knee pain symptoms begin to keep you from living your best life, or being as active as you’d like, it’s time to seek treatment. Dr. Keller, DC, evaluates your symptoms, your knee joint, and the surrounding muscles and ligaments so he can recommend an effective treatment plan. These are some of the symptoms you shouldn’t ignore:
If you’re in an auto accident or suffer a traumatic injury, seek medical treatment for knee pain right away.
As an integrated medical, chiropractic, and regenerative medicine center, the doctors at iMed Regeneration Center are able to offer a variety of nonsurgical treatment options for your knee pain. They focus on diagnosing and treating the underlying cause of your knee pain, and customize your treatments accordingly. As a result, you get long-term relief.
Your treatment plan may include any of the following therapies and methods:
Additionally, you may benefit from regenerative medicine joint injections, including mesenchymal stem cells and platelet-rich plasma (PRP). Mesenchymal stem cells and PRP injections can help repair tissue and stimulate your body’s natural healing process so you get relief from pain, reduced inflammation, and increased mobility.
Schedule an appointment online today, or call the friendly office staff to learn more.