Many different therapies can be used to treat pain, break up adhesions (scar tissue), or stimulate healing.The reason the Mountain View Pain Center prefers to use microcurrent therapy for this specific injury is that this particular modality has all of these benefits, thus decreasing the amount of time and money the patient would need to spend.
This will also show the bone bruise if that is in fact the cause of the symptoms. Along with the initial stage ice massage, another valuable step that cannot be overlooked is rest.
The purpose of the ice massage is to move the edema (swelling) out of the affected area, reduce pain, and also to promote the healing process.
The next step in the process is to apply microcurrent therapy to the affected area, in this case the knee.
Editor’s Note: This is first edition of a new regular feature here at Midwest Sports Fans called The Trainer’s Room. Erhuy are certified in chiropractic neurology and have a strong background in sports injuries and in the rehabilitation of common nagging athletic problems.
This feature will rely on the expertise of Denver chiropractors Dr. Ihsan Erhuy of the Mountain View Pain Center in Denver, CO. Our goal with The Trainer’s Room will be to provide timely background information on relevant injuries as they occur in the sports world.
Additional treatment recommendations: Start with Also, Kinesio Taping alleviates pain and facilitates lymphatic drainage by lifting the skin.