At QC Kinetix, we understand the importance of keeping your joints healthy. Joints allow us to move our bodies and stay active, which is why joint pain can be so debilitating. That’s why we offer a variety of treatments to help patients find relief from joint pain. Here are 4 ways we can help. If you’re looking for more tips, Beaumont sports medicine has it for you.
Acupuncture is a traditional Chinese medicine treatment that involves inserting thin needles into specific points on the body. Studies have shown that acupuncture can be an effective treatment for joint pain. One study found that acupuncture was more effective than no treatment at all in reducing knee pain caused by osteoarthritis.
2. Dry Needling
Dry needling is similar to acupuncture in that it also involves inserting needles into specific points on the body. However, dry needling is a Western medicine approach that is used to treat muscle pain, whereas acupuncture is a traditional Chinese medicine approach used to treat a variety of conditions. Dry needling has been shown to be an effective treatment for joint pain caused by myofascial trigger points.
3. Massage Therapy
Massage therapy is another Western medicine approach that has been shown to be an effective treatment for joint pain. One study found that massage therapy was more effective than no treatment at all in reducing hip and knee pain caused by osteoarthritis. Massage therapy can also help reduce inflammation and improve range of motion.
4. Physical Therapy
Physical therapy is aWestern medicine approach that uses exercises and stretching to relieve pain and improve function. Physical therapy has been shown to be an effective treatment for a variety of conditions, including joint pain caused by arthritis, bursitis, and tendonitis. Physical therapy can also help improve range of motion and reduce inflammation.
At QC Kinetix, we offer a variety of treatments to help patients find relief from joint pain. Whether you’re looking for a traditional Chinese medicine approach or a Western medicine approach, we can help you find the relief you need. Contact us today to learn more about our services or to schedule an appointment.
QC Kinetix (Beaumont)
350 Pine St, Suite 350
Beaumont, TX 77701