KNEE INJECTIONS

CONDITIONS WE TREAT

  • Knee Osteoarthritis (OA)
  • Patellofemoral joint pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • ITB friction syndrome
  • Meniscal cartilage tears
  • Prepatella bursitis
  • Patella tendinopathy (Jumpers Knee)
  • Infrapatella fat pad inflammation
  • Pes anserine bursitis

TREATMENTS WE OFFER

  • Cortisone knee injections reduce inflammation and pain in conditions like arthritis or joint injuries.
  • Hyaluronic injections in the knee provide lubrication and cushioning to alleviate pain and improve mobility in conditions like osteoarthritis.
  • Arthrosamid is a new type of treatment for knee osteoarthritis that offers patients an effective alternative to current therapies. It is a non-biodegradable hydrogel that is injected into the knee to cushion the joint and relieve pain.

Your Care Pathway with us

  1. To book an appointment you can call our normal reception line, 0142084487, email direct to info@altonpainclinic.co.uk or click the button given below.
  2. Complete MSK Examination and testing.
  3. Detailed MSK ultrasound scan.
  4. Discussion of your treatment plan; Treatment Plans can include i.e advanced treatmeants for ex.  Cortisone Injection and Hyaluronic acid injection.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

A steroid injection in the knee involves delivering corticosteroids to reduce inflammation, offering rapid and targeted relief from pain.

Hyaluronic acid injections provide lubrication to the knee joint, easing pain and improving mobility, whereas cortisone shots primarily reduce inflammation.

The duration of relief varies, but many individuals experience significant improvement for weeks to months, depending on the severity of the injury.

While generally safe, cortisone injections may have minor side effects such as temporary pain at the injection site or a slight increase in blood sugar levels.

Yes, knee injections, including cortisone and hyaluronic acid shots, are commonly used to manage arthritis symptoms and improve joint function.

The frequency of knee injections depends on the individual’s condition and response to treatment. Your healthcare provider will determine the appropriate schedule.

Both terms refer to the same procedure. A cortisone injection is administered directly into the knee joint to reduce inflammation and alleviate pain.

Knee injections are effective for various types of knee pain, but their suitability depends on the specific diagnosis. Consult with a healthcare professional for personalized advice.

In most cases, you can resume normal activities, but it’s advisable to follow any post-injection instructions provided by your healthcare provider.

The procedure is relatively quick and performed in an outpatient setting. It involves cleaning the area, administering the injection, and often includes a brief recovery period before leaving the clinic.

Welcome to Advanced Knee Injections – your gateway to relief! Say goodbye to knee pain with our expertly administered steroid and hyaluronic acid injections. From precise cortisone shots in the knee to specialized treatments for arthritis, we’ve got that covered. Experience the transformative power of targeted injections for lasting comfort. Embrace mobility – explore our knee injections today!