Why I Believe in Prolotherapy

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Why I Believe in Prolotherapy

 

By Dr. Bren Boston

For someone suffering from joint pain, prolotherapy can be a safe and effective way to get them back to their usual activities. My opinion is that a targeted treatment at the source of the problem is a better option than a systemic treatment that circulates to the entire body. Prolotherapy causes proliferative cells to migrate to the weakened area, targeting the problem.

Chronic joint pain is an astronomically common condition, especially given our aging population. In fact, ...

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PAIN FREE Summer

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PAIN FREE Summer

How PROLOTHERAPY Decreases Pain & Improves Mobility

By Bren Boston, MD

Also called proliferation therapy or regenerative injection therapy, prolotherapy is a non surgical injection treatment of a natural substance solution to relieve pain in a joint space and helps to reconstruct damaged tendons and weakened ligaments.

The Current Reality:

The U.S has an aging population that wants to stay active.  Between 2012 and 2050, the U.S. population aged over 65 is projected to nearly double to over ...

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3 Ways to Save on Prolotherapy

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3 Ways to Save on Prolotherapy

Is Pain Controlling Your Life? Akasha is here to the help.

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  • 10 minute complimentary phone consult with Board Certified Physiatry & Pain Medicine Physician Dr. Bren Boston

 

PROLOTHERAPY


 

Prolotherapy is a form of regenerative injection therapy stimulating the healing, growth, and stability of damaged tissues. It is a safe and effective non-surgical approach for treating joint and spine pain caused by weakened and damaged ligaments and tendons. Learn more about Prolotherapy

For a limited time, take 30% off of Prolotherapy treatments.
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Is Your Knee Pain Stopping You From Living?

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Is Your Knee Pain Stopping You From Living?

By Bren Boston, MD

If knee pain is stopping you from exercising, then you can expect your knee pain to get worse, not better. Studies have shown that exercise is crucial for the treatment of arthritis. Prolotherapy can help people with knee and other joint pain get back to an exercise routine.

Prolotherapy is a safe injection technique that can significantly decrease the pain of knee arthritis. It involves the injection of a natural proliferative fluid to the intra-articular joint space and ...

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Live Free of Chronic Pain without Risky Surgery or Drugs

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Physician Highlight: Dr. Bren Boston

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Physician Highlight: Dr. Bren Boston

Bren Boston, M.D. is board certified in Physiatry and Pain Medicine through the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.  She is also a certified personal trainer through the American College of Sports Medicine and specializes in treating musculoskeletal conditions with a non-surgical approach.

What made you decide to become a doctor?

My father is an oncologist/hematologist, which is a doctor for patients with cancer or blood diseases. I grew up visiting his clinic, racing down the hallways on the wheeled doctor’s ...

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Prolotherapy: An Alternative to Surgery

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Prolotherapy: An Alternative to Surgery

Prolotherapy has been in use for over 70 years and has been gaining popularity due to its efficacy in treating pain for so many patients, from elite athletes to the elderly. A research study completed in 2010 found that Prolotherapy treatment significantly reduced pain and stiffness, and even saw a reduction in surgery:

Abstract

Thirty-four patients with average musculoskeletal pain duration of 27 months who were told by their medical doctor/surgeon that surgery was needed, including 20 joint replacements and nine arthroscopic ...

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What is Prolotherapy?

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What is Prolotherapy?

This non-surgical procedure relieves chronic pain with an injection that promotes the natural healing of injured tissues and joints. The limited blood supply and poor healing properties of ligaments, cartilage and tendons make treatment necessary after injury.


The number of treatment appointments needed varies from patient to patient. A standard course of prolotherapy is 5-8 sessions spaced 2-4 weeks apart. If no benefit ...

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Sacroiliac Joint Pain – It’s a Pain in the Butt!

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Sacroiliac Joint Pain – It’s a Pain in the Butt!

By Bren Boston, MD

Sacroiliac joint (SIJ) pain is more common than you think. What is the SIJ? Well, you know those dimples you have at the top of your buttocks, one on the left and one on the right? That is the location of the top of the sacroiliac joints. Imagine an upside-down triangle starting at those dimples down to your butt crack…that is the path of the SIJ’s. The sacroiliac joints connect the pelvis (iliac bones) to the ...

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