Injections for nonsurgical pain relief in St. Charles
Do you have pain or aching in your back, knee, neck, or joints? If you feel a lingering discomfort or your mobility is limited by pain, injections for nonsurgical pain relief may be a solution. Our safe injection treatments are an alternative to the multitude of medications.
We use several different types of injections. Plus we also have other natural pain relief services. Therefore, we will want to give you a full evaluation to determine which treatment is right for you.
In many cases, we will treat your severe pain with one or more types of injections. Depending on your condition, injections can provide relief and even help heal the regions that ache the most, like joints, knees, the back, or the neck. We offer this service because it is a nonaddictive way to alleviate your pain.
Call our office at (636) 724-9444 for more information.
Types of injections we use for nonsurgical pain relief
Persistent pain can disrupt your life. Lingering pain can turn everyday tasks into tiring and frustrating activities. Fortunately, there are options to help ease your pain and heal the damage.
Injections are a safe and reliable way to relieve pain in muscles and joints without surgery or an invasive procedure. We offer human cell, trigger point, SPG blocks, PRP, epidural steroid, lidocaine, hyaluronic acid, and joint injections. Whatever type we determine is right for you, it will provide a nonaddictive way to alleviate your pain.
Human cell injections
Human cell injections are an experimental and elective service that we offer. Human cells may aid in the repair and regeneration of damaged tissues. The main function of human cell injections is to coat, cover, and protect the damaged area, allowing it to heal.
Injected steroids like cortisone, are the most common nonsurgical pain relief in the back, neck, shoulders, arms, or legs. They are minimally invasive with few side effects beyond soreness. Steroid injections are delivered directly to the affected area. In addition to pain, steroid injections can help alleviate other problems, including poison ivy, sinus issues, and inflammatory conditions.
Lidocaine is an anesthetic used for nonsurgical pain relief injections. It numbs the tissues around the injection site to help you feel instant relief.
SPG block for headaches and migraines
One of the ways we can treat head pain is with an anesthetic applied to the sphenopalatine ganglion, which we call SPG. This is a group of nerves behind the nose and can cause head pain. There are a couple of ways we can apply the anesthetic that will ease your discomfort. We will discuss the options with you during your consultation.
Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections
PRP injections use your body’s platelets to quicken the process of healing injured tendons, ligaments, muscles, and joints. PRP injections provide a concentration of your own growth factors into the damaged tissue. These growth factors help your body heal itself.
PRP therapy can treat the following conditions:
- Golfer’s elbow
- Tennis elbow
- Shoulder tendinitis
- Rotator cuff injuries
- Joint arthritis
- Hip, spine, knee, ankle, SI joint, elbow, and wrist injuries
- Headaches and migraines
- Sacroiliac joint pain
- Ankle sprains
- Achilles tendonitis
- Plantar fasciitis
- Muscle tears
Trigger point injections
Painful knots in your muscles are known as trigger points. They are created when muscles become stressed and can't relax. We use trigger point injections to help soothe muscle pain in your arms, legs, lower back, and neck.
Trigger point injections can treat conditions like fibromyalgia, tension headaches, and myofascial pain. We inject a combination of steroids and anesthetic directly into the affected area to reduce your pain.
Muscle and joint injections
We can inject a pain-relieving and healing solution into your joints and muscles to alleviate musculoskeletal pain in ligaments, tendons, and connective tissues. We can also inject your painful muscles to help speed up healing.
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In addition to providing chiropractic care, Perez Family Health Center helps patients achieve their wellness goals and improve their overall health. Call for an appointment today, (636) 724-9444.
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Oh my word, I can't begin to thank Dr. Rosa Lopez for her great understanding of where the pain was located. Thank you to the entire clinic for working me into their schedule. Top notch service from all the doctors and staff.
The office staff and doctors here are amazing! They take the time to get to know all of their patients. They are always friendly and accommodating. The office is very modern and I love the open space setup. This is a great place to be!
I've had 2 adjustments and Dr Perez has been very helpful with the adjustment and nutrition information. I've already lost 5 pounds and have less pain with her food and supplement suggestions.
Welcoming and knowledgeable staff. Dr. Perez was wonderful. She listen to my concerns and ailments wholeheartedly to come up with a plan to meet my goals. I look forward to my next appointment. Very nice environment.
The doctors and staff are very friendly and thorough. The atmosphere feels like a home environment. They adjust kids and adults and even dogs! I love the roller tables and they offer application essential oils, cooling oils or warming oils to help ease the pain from inflammation.
Dr. Perez is amazing, Dr. Rosa is amazing and so is there entire staff! They even go as far as entertaining my babies while I get adjusted. And I am feeling much needed pain relief.
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Had a pinched nerve in the upper left shoulder on the back side, talked about it with the doc and when put me on the roller bed for 15 minutes. Then put on the table and rubbed the back with and mix of oils and bio freeze for several minutes. felted very good after I left and also the next day when I got up.
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