One thing about Platelet Rich Plasma therapy that you should know of is that it is used to promote faster healing of soft tissue injuries. These days, as you may have observed, this therapy is becoming more and more popular, thanks to one particular American Football start who used this treatment to recover from his troublesome knee injury in time to help his team win the Super Bowl last year. This therapy has been in existence for quite some time already, and surely, many people have already tried it, but the treatment of the said star was the catalyst to make it become popular.
Nowadays, as you may have observed, the medical community is starting to widely use the Platelet Rich Plasma therapy as an alternative to surgery to help treatment different conditions. We are sure that many of you here are curious to know how the said treatment works, and what we can say is that it works by taking the blood of the patient and separating the platelet in a centrifuge. Once the separating of the blood components are over, what happens next is that the plasma of the patients with a high platelet concentrations will be injected into the injured area. The theory behind this treatment is that the Plasma that is rich in Platelet which is injected into the injured area will stimulate the healing of various conditions like knee problems, tennis elbow, plantar fasciitis, arthritis as well as strengthening the damaged tendons. What we are trying to say here is that injecting the plasma of a patient that is rich with platelet into his or her injured area will encourage the natural healing process of the body. You may not know about it but when high concentrations of platelets are placed in a specific area of the body, the healing process will display immense results.
In this therapy, you will not have to worry about the plasma getting rejected by your body because, in the first place, the platelet belongs to you so that will not happen. For sure, you want to know why this therapy involves directly injecting plasma rich platelets into the body, and what we can tell you about it is that majority of the injuries targeted by therapists are located in areas with very little blood flow, or not enough to carry concentrated platelets into where they are most beneficial. Remember that this treatment will cause you mild discomfort as you will experience minor irritation at the injection site, yet, this is nothing compared to the results of the said therapy.
Aside from the benefit we mentioned above, we want you to know that this therapy is capable of rejuvenating the face. In rejuvenating the face what usually happens is that plasma that is rich with platelet will be injected in a grid over the area of your face that you want to be revitalized.