Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy in Santa Clarita
As part of Dr. Grewal's compassionate care for patients is that, he treats patients with the best and most advanced treatment to help them begin healing. Platelet-rich plasma therapy can help manage physical pain related to a traumatic injury or joint injury. It can restore damaged cells and promote natural healing after injury.
Platelet-Rich Plasma Treatment
By using the own patient's platelet, the procedure is safe and beneficial in rejuvenating the injured area. To begin the process, the doctor draws blood from the patient's arm and then separates the platelet-rich plasma from the rest of the blood's elements.
After injecting a local numbing agent to the treatment area, Dr. Grewal accurately injects the platelet-rich plasma into various places under the skin. The platelets break down and free their growth factors, which trigger the natural methods of cell generation and tissue renewal.
It usually takes about 30 minutes to complete the procedure. Patients can return to normal activities immediately following treatment.
After platelet-rich plasma therapy, patients should avoid washing the treatment area for 48 hours. It is common for patients to notice some bruising or soreness for a few days after therapy. If a patient experiences extreme pain after the treatment, he or should notify their doctor immediately.
Dr. Grewal works directly with patients who experience severe injuries or join pain and treats each patient with individual care and expertise. His goal is to help each patient find the best option for pain relief and to live life fully.
Platelet-rich plasma therapy can help relieve pain and stimulate natural healing for some injuries. Consulting with a specialist like Dr. Grewal will allow patients to determine if platelet-rich plasma therapy is right for them.