If you’re among the millions of Americans grappling with the debilitating pain and stiffness of knee osteoarthritis, you understand the struggle to find lasting relief. At Hart Orthopedics, we’re dedicated to delivering cutting-edge treatment options. That’s why we’re thrilled to introduce Zilretta injections to our patients. With a commitment to alleviating your discomfort and improving your quality of life, we strive to provide innovative solutions tailored to your needs. Trust us at Hart Orthopedics to offer advanced care and support as we work together to help you find relief from knee osteoarthritis.

Understanding Zilretta Injections

Zilretta is a revolutionary injectable treatment explicitly designed to manage osteoarthritis pain in the knee. Unlike traditional corticosteroid injections that provide temporary relief, Zilretta offers a unique extended-release formulation that can alleviate pain and inflammation for up to three months with a single injection.

This innovative treatment harnesses the power of triamcinolone acetonide’s potent corticosteroid medication known for its anti-inflammatory properties. By delivering a concentrated dose of this medication directly into the knee joint, Zilretta can target the source of pain and discomfort, providing the most needed relief.

When Do You Need Zilretta Injections?

Zilretta injections offer considerable benefits for adults grappling with the distressing effects of knee osteoarthritis, a condition characterized by the gradual breakdown of protective cartilage in the knee joint, leading to joint degeneration. As the cartilage wears away, bones begin to rub against each other, resulting in pain, stiffness, and reduced mobility.

If you’re experiencing persistent knee pain exacerbated by activity, stiffness after periods of inactivity, swelling or tenderness in the knee joint, diminished range of motion, or difficulty bending the knee, Zilretta injections may represent a suitable treatment option for you.

It’s essential to understand that while Zilretta injections can offer significant relief from osteoarthritis symptoms, they don’t cure the condition itself. Your doctor may recommend combining these injections with other treatments like physical therapy, weight management, or lifestyle adjustments to effectively manage your osteoarthritis symptoms and improve your overall quality of life.

Why Choose Hart Orthopedics for Injection Therapy?

At Hart Orthopedics, we are proud to provide our patients with top-quality care and the latest treatments. When you choose us for your Zilretta injections, you can expect:

  • Experienced specialists: Our team of board-certified orthopedic physicians, led by Dr. Jeffrey Hart and Dr. Thomas Jan, has extensive experience treating knee conditions and performing injection therapies.
  • Personalized care: We know each patient is different. That is why we take the time to assess your needs. We then create a personalized treatment plan to address your specific worries.
  • State-of-the-art facilities: Our modern facilities have the latest technology and imaging equipment, ensuring accurate diagnosis and precise injection administration.
  • Comprehensive approach: In addition to injection therapy, we provide various supportive treatments like physical therapy, bracing, and lifestyle counseling. These help with your overall recovery and long-term joint health.
  • Compassionate support: Our devoted staff is dedicated to giving you the best care and support during your treatment. We make sure you feel comfortable and well-informed every step of the way.

If you have any inquiries about Zilretta injections, do not hesitate to contact us today.