Regenerative Knee Pain/Non-Surgical Solutions in South Portland

Regenerative Knee Pain Therapy and Non-Surgical Treatments at Med Matrix

 

The knee is a remarkable but intricate joint crucial for various daily activities like walking, running, and standing. Healthy knees are essential for maintaining an active lifestyle. However, knee pain can severely limit one’s quality of life, hindering even simple tasks like dressing or getting a good night’s sleep.

At Med Matrix, we understand the challenges knee pain poses. Our regenerative knee pain therapy offers a non-surgical alternative to conventional knee surgery. Whether you’re a World Class Athlete or simply seeking relief from knee discomfort, our treatments are designed to help you regain mobility and enjoy life without the need for invasive procedures or prolonged physical therapy. Say goodbye to knee pain and hello to a more active, pain-free lifestyle. Contact us at (207) 544-4643 to learn more.

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“At Med Matrix you’ll have access to the latest regenerative options, those used by professional athletes of MLB, NHL, NBA, PGA and UFC.”

Knee Pain: Understanding the Causes and Symptoms

The knee, a remarkable amalgamation of bones, ligaments, tendons, and cartilage, enables a wide range of movements while maintaining stability. Within this intricate structure, bursae, small sacs filled with fluid, act as natural cushions, preventing friction during knee motion. Knee pain can arise from various sources, including injury, the natural aging process, repetitive stress, or inflammation of the bursa. Knee bursitis, characterized by bursa inflammation, is a common trigger for individuals seeking relief from knee pain.

One prominent cause of knee discomfort is sports-related activities, which can exert significant forces on the knee joint. While the knee is usually resilient, it can succumb to injuries resulting from such intense activity. For some athletes, knee surgery becomes necessary to address these injuries, while others may delay surgical intervention until the resultant arthritis becomes unbearable.

Given the intricacy of the knee joint, it remains susceptible to various injuries, including:

  1. Fractures: Severe knee pain may result from fractures in the patella (knee cap), thigh bone, or shin bone. High-impact accidents, such as falls from great heights or auto collisions, often lead to these fractures, which necessitate the physical realignment of the broken bone.
  2. Dislocation: Dislocations occur when knee joint bones shift out of their normal positions. Traumatic falls, twisting incidents, or high-impact collisions can cause dislocations, demanding immediate relocation of the knee. Severe cases may require surgical intervention.
  3. Sprains or Strains: Overstretching or tearing of ligaments or tendons within the knee leads to sprains or strains. These painful injuries, frequently accompanied by swelling and difficulty walking, often respond to rest, elevation, and ice. Regenerative knee pain therapy is sometimes an effective option for remedying these injuries.
  4. Torn Cartilage: Trauma to the knee can result in torn cartilage or meniscus, a protective cartilaginous pad that acts as a shock absorber. While traditional treatments include bracing or surgery, regenerative knee pain therapy offers a promising alternative for such injuries.
  5. Tendonitis: Overuse of knee tendons, often experienced during activities like running, jumping, or cycling, can lead to tendonitis—inflammation of the tendons. While primary treatments include rest, ice, compression with a knee brace, and elevation, proactive non-surgical knee pain treatments are also available.
  6. Arthritis: Osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis can afflict knees with degeneration and inflammation, resulting in chronic and severe pain that significantly restricts mobility. While surgery is considered in severe cases, regenerative knee pain therapy offers genuine pain relief, enhances range of motion, and holds the promise of restoring an active lifestyle.

At Med Matrix, our comprehensive approach to knee pain management includes cutting-edge regenerative therapies that aim to address the root causes of knee discomfort and promote lasting relief. Contact us today at (207) 544-4643 to explore your personalized knee pain treatment options.

Natural Knee Pain Treatment

Are you seeking natural regenerative knee pain therapy that activates your body’s inherent ability to heal itself? Look no further than Med Matrix. Our mission is to harness this remarkable self-healing power, offering you genuine pain relief without the need for surgery.

While surgery is sometimes necessary for specific injuries, it’s essential to recognize that many painful conditions can be effectively addressed without invasive procedures. At Med Matrix, we specialize in non-surgical knee pain treatments, aiming to restore your mobility and alleviate your pain.

When you schedule your complimentary consultation with us at (207) 544-4643, our team will conduct a thorough evaluation of your current condition and unique needs. We empathize with the challenges of living with pain, and our goal is to provide effective solutions tailored to your individual situation. If surgery is indeed the most suitable option for you, we’ll provide honest guidance to ensure you receive the necessary treatment promptly. However, if our regenerative knee pain therapy aligns with your needs, we will delve into the details of your treatment options.

At Med Matrix, our Concierge approach to medicine prioritizes your education and comfort throughout your journey to pain relief. We are dedicated to addressing your concerns and providing clear answers to your questions. For more information, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page. When you’re ready to explore non-surgical treatments for pain relief, don’t hesitate to schedule your free consultation with us.

The best care available

After graduating from Columbia School of Medicine Dr. Kreher pursued a specialized path by undertaking a Primary Care Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine fellowship at Boston University/Boston Medical Center in 2007. He loves to teach as he is active in the musculoskeletal education of medical students, residents, fellows, and advanced practice practitioners through Harvard Medical School and MassGeneral Hospital.

Dr. Kreher’s commitment to the best health of his patients extends beyond conventional medicine. His IFM certification came in the year 2019 and started work with IFM in 2017. Functional Medicine focuses on solving the root cause of illness and proactive healthcare which is fundamental in the Med Matrix philosophy.

In his personal life, Dr. Jeff enjoys quality time with his two adult children, indulging in outdoor activities such as biking and hiking, yoga and even IronMan triathlons.