I have osteoporosis in my neck, both knees and lower back. At this point knees are bone on bone. It has become very painful--I'm limping and it is difficult to climb or go down stairs.
I have been advised to have knee replacement surgery.
However, instead of surgery, I am opting for prolotherapy, which is not covered by Medicare. Also, I really want to discontinue NSAID's.
Prolotherapy is administered by an Osteopathic doctor (Medicare pays for office visits, X-rays etc.)
What is prolotherapy?
It is a recognized orthopedic procedure that stimulates the body's healing processes to strengthen and repair injured and painful joints and connective tissue of the body to a specific location by the specific injection of a regenerative modality,
I have set up my consultation on Jan. 29. I'm going for it all; knees, back and neck. If it works, I'll be dancing up a storm. I'll be a new woman! I plan on doing it until either I'm fixed or run out of money.
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