Your sports injury could be healing faster than you thought with the help of regenerative medicine. Triple board-certified Joseph A. Cabaret, MD in Camarillo, California is an interventional pain specialist using innovative regenerative therapies to heal and repair sports-related injuries. Call Dr. Cabaret or schedule an appointment online to learn more today.
Sports injuries occur when the fibers, tendons, or muscles connecting your bones and joints are injured. Sports injuries are common, and a few examples include:
When left untreated, sports-related injuries can lead to long-term or chronic pain and increase your risk of reinjury.
Sports injuries are often the result of poor training practices. Increasing your exercise duration or intensity too quickly, or exercising through pain, can easily result in an injury.
In addition to trauma from high-impact sports, common causes of sports injuries include, but are not limited to:
Diagnosing the cause and extent of your sports injury is critical to receiving proper pain management treatment.
While Dr. Cabaret provides care for all types of sports injuries, for milder injuries, he recommends following the PRICE approach in combination with over-the-counter pain relievers:
For more serious sports injuries, Dr. Cabaret offers regenerative medicine therapy. Regenerative medicine focuses on using your body’s healthy cells to repair and heal damaged tissue at your injury site.
The type of tissue damage sustained from sports injuries responds positively to these minimally-invasive treatments and reduces the need for pain medication. A few examples of these treatments include:
Used in combination with a comprehensive pain management strategy, Dr. Cabaret’s combination of regenerative and integrative medicine heal your injury quickly and reduce the likelihood of reinjury in the future.
If you’ve sustained a sports injury, call Dr. Cabaret or make an appointment online today.