Today’s advanced orthobiologic substances make healing and pain management more achievable for elite athletes, recreational athletes and active individuals of all ages. Kayal Osteoarthritis & Orthobiologics Center, PC stands at the cutting-edge of orthopaedic innovation, and our team of surgeons uses non-invasive biologic therapies to facilitate improved healing and rehabilitation of painful knee joints.
Types of Knee Pain
Knee pain may arise from a number of acute injuries, as well common wear and tear. Causes of knee pain include, but are not limited to:
- Torn ligaments
- Cartilage tears
- Runner’s knee
- Fracture or bone chips
Orthobiologics for Treating Knee Pain
Orthobiologics are agents similar to those found naturally in the body. While some injuries may heal quickly without intervention, biologics can help to expedite healing and reduce discomfort in some knee pain cases. Dr. Robert A. Kayal, MD, FAAOS have successfully used orthobiologics therapy to promote faster repair of bones, muscles, tendons and ligaments.
Types of Orthobiologics for Knee Pain
Depending upon your injury type and your medical history, a Kayal Osteoarthritis & Orthobiologics Center physician may recommend a biologics substance that will counteract joint and soft tissue inflammation. As this occurs, some patients experience improved mobility and reduced pain. Orthobiologic materials for knee pain may include:
- Viscoelastic & steroid supplementation
- Corticosteroid injections
- Stem cell & bone marrow harvest
- Platelet-rich plasma (PRP)
- Bio-cartilage grafting
Schedule a NJ Knee Pain Consultation
A regional leader in the application of orthobiologics for the healing of osteoarthritis plus injured muscles, tendons, and ligaments, Dr. Robert A. Kayal, MD, FAAOS and his team offer a wide range of advanced biologic therapies for acute and chronic knee pain. To schedule a consultation or speak with a member of our team, contact our office today. It is our pleasure to serve you at two state-of-the-art offices in Glen Rock and Franklin Lakes, and we look forward to becoming your orthopaedic provider of choice!