Patients suffering from severe pain in joints affected by osteoarthritis require reduction in pain and improvement in knee movement. The goal of therapy may also be to slow down or retard osteoarthritis progression. Pain specialists at an advanced pain management clinic Singapore provide relief from pain in osteoarthritic knee joint by viscosupplementation that involves hyaluronic acid or hyaluronan injections, containing a gel-like substance, into the joint to lubricate and cushion the joint.
Viscosupplementation is often used for people with knee osteoarthritis who do not show improvement with other non-surgical treatments. We at Specialist Pain International have qualified doctors who use Viscosupplementation process to provide relief from to the patients.