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Time to take care of your pain.

Living a pain-free life should be your normal.

Prolotherapy for pain reduction

Discover this non-surgical, natural therapy that can transform your joints to reduce pain.

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What is Prolotherapy?

Prolotherapy involves injecting a solution at the point where the tendon/ligament attaches to the bone leading to local inflammation. This inflammation triggers the wound-healing cascade that works to increase blood supply, nutrients and growth factor leading to new tissue. As the new tissue matures it shrinks and ultimately tightens up the injured or weakened tissue making it stronger.

The process:

  • The solution includes dextrose (sugar) that stimulates the regeneration process, lidocaine or procaine (an anaesthetic to numb the area), and depending on the case, other components may be added such as vitamin B12 to help with nerve regeneration.
     

  • Following the prolotherapy session, you will begin to see inflammation at the injection sites, resulting in some pain and joint stiffness.

Prolotherapy can benefit the following conditions:

  • Sprains and strains at any joints (Shoulder, elbow, wrist, knee, ankle)

  • Rotator cuff tear

  • Tendonitis

  • Osteoarthritis

  • Overstretching injuries

  • Tennis elbow

  • Pain from trauma

  • Chronic joint instability

Prolotherapy is not recommended for the following:

  • Rheumatoid arthritis

  • Complete tendon or ligament tear

  • Those with cancer

  • If you don’t like needles

Prolotherapy has been known to significantly reduce joint pain. This is beneficial for anyone who is experiencing pain on a daily basis and can improve your quality of life.
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How it works:

  • Get yourself booked in for an initial prolotherapy session. You can book online or call the clinic
     

  • We will meet and go over your health history and the history of your pain
     

  • You can receive prolotherapy in the first visit (one joint per visit)
     

  • Follow-up injections will happen at 4-6 week intervals

A Friendly and Calm Environment

You can feel relaxed and at ease when you walk through the door. I like to take a friendly and calm approach to patients as there is no need to add more stress to your concerns.

A Safe Space

You can only begin your healing processes if you feel comfortable in your healing space. I like to create a space where you can feel like yourself, open up and share with me without feeling like you are being judged. Only then can healing begin.

Get ready to be Listened to

Grab a cup of tea and take a seat in a comfortable chair, I’m here to listen to you. Tell me your story, your concerns and your hopes as we work together through your health journey. So much healing can happen just by feeling like you are being heard. I will listen to you.

Frequently asked questions

How many treatments are needed?


The number of treatments is dependent on the individual. The extent of the injury, health status, adherence to aftercare procedures can all determine the success of the therapy. On average, anywhere from 3-6 treatments, separated by 4-6 weeks may be required.




What type of injuries do you accept?


Currently, I am accepting those with injuries to joints of the extremities (shoulder, elbow, knee, ankles), and not the neck or spine.





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