Trigger Point Injections
Trigger Point Injections are a non-surgical treatment to relieve pain and relax knotted muscle tissue. After the injection blood flow will improve allowing the body to heal itself. The purpose of this process is to create the right circumstance for optimal tissue reconstruction.
Benefits of Trigger Point Injections
Trigger Point Injections can be very effective at treating conditions in the arms, legs, lower back, and neck that have been unresponsive to treatments in the past. After the injection, patients can begin using their muscles as normal, however, it is recommended that they avoid vigorous or extraneous activities. Patients typically begin experiencing some pain relief between 24-72 hours after the initial injection.
Conditions that can be treated by Trigger Point Injections
Trigger Point Injections is a type of non-surgical treatment that can be very effective at healing chronic conditions in areas that have been unresponsive to other treatments. Trigger Point Injections are most effective done with natural therapies such as physical therapy, chiropractic care, & massage therapy.
Some chronic conditions that Trigger Point Injections can treat include:
- Chronic pain as a result of poor posture
- Injury to the muscle
- Poor techniques (like incorrect lifting form) that causes stress to the muscle
- Joint disorders
- Myofascial pain syndrome
- Tension headaches
What to Expect From RxWellness
Once you come in for your appointment, you will have your initial consultation. The medical provider will listen to your concerns to get a better understanding of your condition. They will complete some necessary examinations, and after they have a good understanding of your discomfort, will recommend a treatment plan.
Your appointment may go a little like this:
Have a one-on-one talk with the medical provider and fully explain your list of concerns. Do not leave anything out, even if you think it might not be important.
The medical provider will try to understand how your body is currently performing.
After analyzing your presented symptoms with the information they gathered from the examination, they will recommend the best treatment option for you.
They will treat the problem area with the best techniques for you. This is when you would receive the Trigger Point Injection if the medical provider believes it is the best option for you.
We are a wellness care center that specializes in natural drug-free care. We use the body to heal the body and help our patients see permanent long-lasting results. At RxWellness Spine and Health, we have a list of qualified medical professionals who can provide Trigger Point Injections to help treat a large list of conditions. If you live in Virginia, Maryland, or DC areas, give us a call to set up a consultation. If you have any questions, you can give us a call at (703) 904-9666 or book an appointment online at a location near you!
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