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Patient Selection Criteria for Hyaluronic Acid Injections

Patient Selection Criteria for Hyaluronic Acid Injections - Vale Health Clinic

Osteoarthritis (OA), a degenerative joint disease, is the most common form of arthritis, affecting millions of people worldwide. Characterised by the breakdown of joint cartilage and underlying bone, OA can lead to pain, stiffness, swelling, and decreased range of motion. While OA can affect any joint, knee OA is particularly prevalent, significantly impacting the quality […]

Benefits of Hyaluronic Acid Injections for Osteoarthritis

Benefits of Hyaluronic Acid Injections for Osteoarthritis - Vale Health Clinic

Osteoarthritis (OA) is a prevalent and debilitating joint disease, marked by the gradual degradation of cartilage, leading to pain, stiffness, and impaired movement. Affecting millions worldwide, OA significantly impacts the quality of life, often limiting daily activities and social engagement. Amidst various treatment options, hyaluronic acid (HA) injections have emerged as a promising therapy. HA, […]

Hyaluronic Acid Injections FAQs

Hyaluronic Acid Injections FAQs - Vale Health Clinic

Hyaluronic Acid is a natural substance found in the human body. It naturally occurs in synovial fluid, which lubricates and cushions joints to reduce friction during movement. It also helps maintain the volume of tissues like skin, cartilage, and bones. The hyaluronic acid injection is a procedure that involves injecting a solution of hyaluronic Acid […]

Ostenil Plus: Hyaluronic Acid Injections

Ostenil Plus is a solution made up of hyaluronic acid. It is a treatment for osteoarthritis symptoms. The solution is injected into the space within the joints containing synovial fluid. Its primary purpose is to restore the normal balance breakdown and generation of hyaluronic acid. The effect of Ostenil means it can decrease stiffness and […]

Plantar Fasciitis FAQs

Plantar fasciitis (Fashee-EYE-Tiss) is a prevalent cause of heel discomfort. Plantar fasciitis was once assumed to be an inflammatory process, we know now that it is a disorder of progressive degeneration in the plantar fascia causes a thickening of the fiber. The fibrous tissues, known as fascia, run from your heel bone (calcaneus) to the […]

Knee Osteoarthritis: Symptoms and Treatment

Osteoarthritis, or degenerative joint disease, is a common condition. Millions of people develop it after engaging in activities that wear down the knee cartilage, which protects the bones of this joint. As the protective cartilage slowly wears down through continuous use and stress, irreversible damage to the affected joints may occur. Overview of Osteoarthritis Pain […]

Understanding Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Understanding Osteoarthritis of the Knee - Vale Health Clinic Tunbridge Wells

Knee osteoarthritis, also known as degenerative joint disease, occurs when cartilage in the joint is lost over time. It can cause pain in and around the knee cap, behind it, and at the joint line between your thigh and calf muscles. Osteoarthritis occurs when the articular cartilage, a protective tissue in your joints that cushions […]

Hyaluronic Acid Injections: Potential Side Effects

Hyaluronic Acid Injections Potential Side Effects - Vale Health Clinic Tunbridge Wells

Hyaluronic acid injections are an effective treatment for arthritis and other joint conditions. However, as with any medical procedure, there are some potential side effects that you should be aware of before getting hyaluronic acid injections. Hyaluronic acid is a naturally occurring substance in the body that helps to lubricate and cushion joints. It is […]

How Effective are Hyaluronic Acid Injections?

How Effective are Hyaluronic Acid Injections? - Vale Health Clinic Tunbridge Wells

Knee osteoarthritis can cause chronic pain, aggravating stiffness, and a reduced ability to do the little things you enjoy. It may even impair your ability to move normally. As there are a variety of treatments for knee pain and other types of knee pain, such as oral pain relievers, steroid injections, chiropractic, and dietary changes, […]

What Are Hyaluronic Acid Injections?

What Are Hyaluronic Acid Injections? - Vale Health Clinic Tunbridge Wells

If you suffer from osteoarthritis, you know how difficult some days can be to overcome pain and perform routine activities. Osteoarthritis can affect any joint. Arthritis in the knees is particularly debilitating. The knees support the weight of the entire body. Many postures and movements, including bending, standing, turning and sitting, involve the knees. In […]