Understanding pain and its causes is important in dealing with such problem. Here at Arizona Pain and Spine Institute, we want our clients or would-be clients to have a better grasp of the many kinds of pain and its causes. We want to share our knowledge regarding the spine and several conditions and syndromes that might lead to uncomfortable and unbearable pain. This is our way of giving back to our dear clients.
We do this by writing articles which we hope people can learn from. We offer insights in dealing with the pain and understanding certain conditions, particularly those involving the spine, through our blogs. Check out our blogs and articles here. Learn more and enjoy reading.
What Is a PRP Injection? PRP stands for platelet-rich plasma. Platelets are blood cells that have many jobs including clotting and promoting healing. PRP injections are used to speed up healing to injured ligaments and tendons. It uses a concentration of platelets taken from the patient’s body. Then, they are injected into a specific site, …Read More
Back pain is one of the most common complaints doctors hear from their patients. While there are many treatments available, stem cell treatment for back pain is quickly becoming a viable option. Stem cells are able to help rebuild joint cartilage, tendons, ligaments and muscle tissue, all of which help strengthen the back and relieve …Read More
The body is very resilient and able to heal itself most of the time, but occasionally, it needs a little help. Platelet-Rich Plasma injections can provide a much needed boost to your body’s healing process. PRP injection cost ranges from $500 to $2,000 per injection, and most patients see positive, long term results after 2 …Read More
Arthritis is a common disease found in many people in the United States. This disease is characterized by inflammation of the joints, resulting in pain, stiffness, and loss of mobility. Fortunately, there are many treatments available, including stem cell therapy for arthritis. The process uses stem cells from the patient’s own body to help the …Read More
Pelvic pain during pregnancy is very common. As the body changes and the baby grows, pain is common near the pubic bone and pelvic region. Sometimes there are simple treatments, while other times pelvic pain must be taken more seriously. Always be sure to consult a doctor if you experience pain while pregnant. Causes and …Read More
Traditionally, patients suffering for osteoarthritis in their knees use physical therapy and anti-inflammatories to aid their recovery. While these methods can be helpful, they are no longer the only treatment options. Platelet rich plasma (prp) injections in the knee are an effective treatment option to combat osteoarthritis. What is PRP Therapy? Before we can talk …Read More
Healing from an injury can be a drawn-out, difficult, and painful process. There are new, cutting edge methods to help facilitate the process. Platelet rich plasma (prp) therapy is a newer treatment that can accelerate your recovery. We will explore some of the expected results and benefits from the therapy, as well as the typical …Read More
Stem cell therapy is a popular medical procedure for those suffering from a wide range of health issues. The therapy can help the body regenerate lost tissue and joint material in conditions such as arthritis, Parkinson’s Disease, and other degenerative illnesses. While the therapy has been around for decades, it is only in recent years …Read More
Stem cell therapy has been around for decades. This regenerative therapy has been developing for a long time and has made great strides in recent years. One of the most exciting treatments using stem cell therapy is using the cells to repair knee cartilage, joints and tissues. With so many people suffering from arthritis and …Read More
Back pain is caused by the sciatic nerve, and in some cases, physical exercise can help open up your hips and reduce the pressure on your lower back. Usually, the area that you should focus on is your lower back and hips, but the pain can move to your upper back or to your lower …Read More
Life is too busy to be held back by hip pain. Often, when you experience hip and back pain, the cause is a pinched nerve also known as sciatica. As many as 4 out of 10 people will suffer from sciatica at some point in their life. Pain in the hips and glutes caused by …Read More
Arthritis and osteoarthritis are two common diseases that affect joint health most often in the senior population. These conditions are often caused by joint inflammation which results in chronic pain. The symptoms of arthritis usually begin in the morning. Typically, if you are suffering from arthritis, you will experience pain and stiffness for 30 minutes …Read More