Vertebroplasty to Treat Pain from a Spinal Fracture
The pain associated with a spinal fracture is real. For this reason, you need to learn as much as possible about the treatment methods for eliminating this pain once and for all. This is where vertebroplasty comes into play.
With this, a special type of cement is injected into the fractured vertebrae. From there, the formula hardens as a means of repairing the fracture.
In addition to spinal fractures, vertebroplasty can be used to treat conditions such as deep vein thrombosis, osteoporosis, and anything else associated with vertebrae compression.
Remember this: vertebrae fractures and other issues are not always the result of an accident. This can also come about as the result of a degenerative condition. For this reason, you may not realize that you could soon be in need of a targeted medical treatment, such as vertebroplasty.
The primary benefit of vertebroplasty is the short recovery time. When compared to traditional procedures, it’s amazing to see that you can be cleared to go home within a few hours. Best yet, once the procedure is complete, you’ll be able to enjoy a pain free life. While it can take up to three days to be completely pain free, it’s well worth the wait.
If you want to learn more about vertebroplasty, if you think this could be the procedure that changes your life for the better, contact us at your earliest convenience. We’d love to share more information and help you decide if this is the best procedure for you.