Regenerative Tendon and Ligament Pain/Non-Surgical Solutions in South Portland

Regenerative Tendon and Ligament Pain/Non-Surgical Solutions in South Portland

Regenerative Tendon and Ligament Pain Therapy and Non-Surgical Treatments at Med Matrix

Are you seeking effective relief from tendon and ligament pain? At Med Matrix, we offer cutting-edge treatments that prioritize healing and relief without resorting to invasive surgery or medications. Our non-surgical, drug-free regenerative therapies harness your body’s natural healing abilities to address the root cause of your pain. We believe in more than just masking or managing your discomfort — we stimulate your body’s innate healing mechanisms for genuine relief from tendon and ligament pain.

Understanding Tendon and Ligament Pain Tendons and ligaments are vital components of your musculoskeletal system. Tendons, which are resilient bands of tissue, connect muscles to bones, enabling smooth and coordinated movement. Ligaments, on the other hand, connect bones to other bones, providing essential stability and support to your joints.

However, these crucial structures are not immune to injury. Whether it’s due to overuse, sudden trauma, or age-related degeneration, tendon and ligament pain can become a persistent issue, significantly limiting your mobility and affecting your overall quality of life.

If you’re looking for lasting relief from tendon and ligament pain, contact Med Matrix at (207) 544-4643 today. We’re dedicated to helping you regain your mobility and improve your well-being through our advanced regenerative therapies.



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

Tendon and Ligaments: Understanding the Causes and Symptoms

Tendon injuries can manifest in various ways, including tendonitis, tendinosis, and tendon tears. Tendonitis is an inflammatory condition caused by acute overuse or sudden injury, leading to pain, swelling, and difficulty moving the affected area. For instance, Tennis elbow (lateral epicondylitis) and Golfer’s elbow (medial epicondylitis) are types of tendonitis that result from overuse or strain of the tendons in the elbow.

Tendinosis, often seen in chronic hamstring injuries, is a degenerative condition caused by continuous overuse, resulting in pain, stiffness, and reduced strength. More severe injuries like tendon tears, which can occur in any tendon under extreme strain or after long-term degeneration, often lead to sharp, immediate pain, visible bruising or swelling, and significant loss of function.

Tendon Injury Symptoms If you’re experiencing a persistent or recurring ache that seems to flare up when you move a certain way or perform specific activities, you might have a tendon injury. This discomfort could manifest as sharp pain, a burning sensation, or a dull throb. Besides the ache, you may find your range of motion sharply constricted by pain. Additionally, you might experience a feeling of stiffness, weakness, or instability. You may not recognize these symptoms as tendon pain, but if they persist, it’s critical to seek professional medical advice for an accurate diagnosis.

Tendon Pain vs. Ligament Pain in the Ankle Understanding the distinction between tendon and ligament injuries is crucial in diagnosing and treating painful tendons and ligaments. Your tendons connect muscles to bones, enabling motion, while ligaments join bones to bones, offering stability. When tendons are injured, such as in the case of Achilles tendonitis, you may feel pain during movement or when stretching your foot. In contrast, ligament injuries like ankle sprains often present with pain during weight-bearing activities, instability, or even a feeling the joint may suddenly give out.


Tendon and Ligament Pain Treatment

Regenerative Medicine Treatments for Tendon and Ligament Pain Relief At Med Matrix, our regenerative medicine treatments revolutionize the approach to tendon and ligament pain. Our biologic therapies leverage your body’s innate capacity for self-repair, promoting natural healing and regeneration of injured tendons and ligaments. With this approach, we provide tendon pain relief and target the root cause of your pain to restore optimal function. By promoting natural healing and tissue regeneration, our therapies help alleviate pain, reduce inflammation, and restore mobility in the affected areas, improving your quality of life.

We offer regenerative treatments for various areas of the body, including finger and toe joint pain, hand and foot pain, wrist pain, ankle pain, knee pain, elbow pain, hip pain, shoulder pain, lower back pain, and arthritis pain. In addition to our regenerative treatments for joint pain, we also offer compressive anti-aging and functional Medicine. Discover the transformative power of regenerative medicine at Med Matrix and experience relief from tendon and ligament pain. Contact us at (207) 544-4643 to learn more.

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.