Hyaluronic Acid Injections
The administered product is Ostenil, a treatment for the symptoms of Osteoarthritis. It is injected directly into Synovial Joints in the body with degenerative changes (osteoarthritis), this includes the knee, ankle and toe joints.
Ostenil can decrease pain and stiffness and improve the other symptoms of osteoarthritis, the Hyaluronic Acid product helps to restore balance within the joint. It is a pure product manufactured by a process of fermentation; it does not contain animal products.
Ostenil is a safe product and the number of injections is not limited, it is dependent on outcome.
All Therapeutic injections are performed via ultrasound guidance. Ultrasound guidance improves the safety and accuracy of needle placement, thus injection treatment.
A radiology report is required prior to treatment; X-Ray, Ultrasound, MRI, these can be arranged by your clinican via an NHS or Private Referral.
A review with your Clinician is required, they will inform you on the most suitable return time. Typically injection are used in conjunction with other treatments such as physiotherapy.