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Ozone Therapy – Hollywood, FL

Harness the Healing Power of Ozone

When you think of ozone, the first thing that comes to mind might be our planet’s atmosphere. In reality, though, this gas does much more than protect the earth from the sun’s harmful rays. It has a number of powerful applications in medicine. Here at the Institute for Non-Surgical Orthopedics, we are proud to offer ozone therapy in Hollywood, FL, to help our patients find relief from musculoskeletal conditions. Read on below to learn more about this natural and effective treatment.

Why Choose the Institute for Non-Surgical Orthopedics for Ozone Therapy?

  • Stimulate Your Body to Heal Itself
  • Low-Risk Treatment
  • Precise Injections

What Is Ozone Therapy?

Diagram comparing O2 and the O3 used in ozone therapy in Hollywood, FL

The oxygen that humans breathe in is 02; it consists of two oxygen atoms bonded together. Ozone is also called O3, meaning that each molecule contains three oxygen atoms. Humans should not inhale it because it can be toxic. However, when it is utilized as part of a non-surgical orthopedic treatment regimen, it can provide some remarkable benefits.

Ozone is extremely reactive. When its atoms break apart, they instigate a reaction in nearby tissues, which in turn stimulates healing, promotes pain relief, and offers other advantages.

Benefits of Ozone Therapy

Older man enjoying improved wellness thanks to ozone therapy

Research indicates that ozone therapy has the potential to:

  • Encourage your body’s stem cells to move to the treatment area, where they can work to promote healing
  • Reduce painful joint inflammation
  • Kill harmful invasive molecules, such as fungi, bacteria, and viruses
  • Lead to higher levels of NAD+ in the body (NAD+ is important in the functioning of the body’s mitochondria)
  • Help the body deal with autoimmune disorders
  • Reduce pain and discomfort caused by fibromyalgia
  • Enhance tissue oxygenation

Almost as remarkable as its ability to help the body function its best is the fact that ozone therapy is a very low-risk treatment. When it is administered properly, it is highly unlikely to cause adverse side effects. Plus, because it is just oxygen atoms, allergic reactions to it are virtually nonexistent.

How Does Ozone Therapy Work?

Close-up of patient’s knee receiving ozone injection

If you think that ozone therapy might be beneficial for you, schedule a consultation with our team. After we learn about your circumstances and the specific challenges that you are facing, we will determine whether ozone therapy is a fit for your unique situation.

If we believe that ozone therapy could be an effective part of your regenerative medicine treatment plan, we will educate you about the road ahead. Most patients must attend several ozone therapy sessions before they notice optimum results.

Generally speaking, the ozone is injected strategically into (or near) the parts of the body that are most in need of healing. It is often mixed with oxygen before it is administered intramuscularly. In other cases, it is combined with a patient’s own blood before it is given via an intravenous injection.

Would you like to learn more about ozone therapy and how it may be able to help you lead a healthier, happier life? Contact us today to ask questions or schedule a consultation.

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