Reviewed by Dr. Scott Maymon, ND, NPH, and Dr. Sarah Stone, ND.

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Prolozone Therapy is a treatment that harnesses the healing properties of ozone to repair damaged tissues and reduce pain.

This therapy integrates the principles of prolotherapy with the potent effects of ozone to stimulate the body’s natural healing processes.

Whether you’re dealing with chronic pain, joint issues, or injuries, Prolozone Therapy presents a promising solution to help you reclaim your health and vitality.

In this blog, we will explain Prolozone Therapy. You will learn what it is, the benefits and the conditions it treats.

What is Prolozone?

Prolozone is a treatment in the field of regenerative medicine that leverages the power of ozone, a form of oxygen, to promote healing. It targets damaged tissues and stimulates the body’s natural healing processes.

What is Prolozone Therapy?

Prolozone Therapy is an innovative approach to injury and pain management that involves the injection of ozone into affected areas.

This therapy aims to address various conditions, including joint pain, chronic pain, musculoskeletal pain, and more.

The primary principle behind this therapy is improving blood flow and tissue regeneration, which can significantly reduce pain intensity and improve quality of life. Unlike traditional pain medication, which merely masks symptoms, Prolozone Therapy targets the root cause of the pain, leading to long-term relief.

Benefits of Prolozone Therapy

  • Non-invasive treatment: Prolozone Therapy is a nonsurgical treatment option that avoids the risks associated with surgical intervention.
  • Effective treatment for various conditions: It is used to treat conditions such as rotator cuff injuries, degenerative joints, and severe pain.
  • Stimulates natural healing processes: The form of ozone used in the injections works as a mild irritant, promoting the regenerative process in damaged tissues.
  • Reduces the need for anti-inflammatory medication: By addressing the root cause of pain, the need for ongoing anti-inflammatory medication decreases.

How Does Prolozone Therapy Work?

  1. Initial consultation: During your initial consultation, we will assess your specific condition and determine if it is right for you.
  2. Treatment plan: A tailored treatment plan is then developed. We usually recommend 4-6 treatments based on the severity and location of the pain.
  3. Ozone injections: During the procedure, ozone is injected directly into the areas affected by pain or injury. This includes issues like neck pain, shoulder pain, elbow pain, and more.
  4. Follow-up sessions: Following the initial treatment, follow-up sessions are scheduled to monitor progress and make any necessary adjustments to the treatment plan.

How Long Does it Take for Prolozone Injections to Work?

The time it takes varies from person to person. However, most patients start noticing a reduction in pain intensity after the first or second session.

Full benefits usually become apparent after completing the recommended 4-6 treatments. This natural, yet effective approach manages pain and addresses the underlying issue leading to the pain.

Conditions Treated with Prolozone Therapy

  • Joint Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Connective Tissues Damage
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Elbow Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Knee Pain
  • Hip Pain
  • Wrist Pain
  • Hand Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel
  • Spinal Disc Issues
  • Degenerative Joints
  • Sprains
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Golfer’s Elbow
  • Arthritis

Why Choose Prolozone Therapy?

  • Long-lasting results: Unlike temporary solutions offered by common pain medication, Prolozone Therapy provides lasting relief.
  • Natural healing: By promoting natural healing processes, the therapy encourages the body to recover without the use of invasive treatments.
  • Versatility: Effective on a range of conditions, from sports injuries to more chronic issues like degenerative joint and low back pain.

If you’re suffering from intense pain or chronic conditions and looking for a treatment option that is natural, effective, and non-invasive, Prolozone Therapy could be the solution for you.

Prolozone Therapy in Tempe, AZ

Pure Body Health offers Prolozone Therapy as part of our comprehensive wellness approach. We can help you manage pain, improve mobility, and improve your overall quality of life with this advanced treatment.

To book an appointment for a consultation with Dr. Scott Maymon, ND, MPH or Dr. Sarah Stone, ND, call (480) 427-0442 to book an appointment or complete the online inquiry form. 

Stay tuned for our next blog that explains Ozone Therapy.

FAQs About Prolozone Therapy

Does Prolozone really work?

Yes, it has been proven to be an effective treatment for various conditions and injuries. Its success comes from stimulating the body’s natural healing processes.

Is Prolozone the same as cortisone?

No, they are different treatments.  While both aim to reduce pain, cortisone only provides temporary relief and has side effects. Prolozone Therapy promotes long-term healing without any harmful effects.

How long do Prolozone injections last?

The effects of Prolozone injections vary from person to person, but they typically last for several months. Follow-up treatments may be necessary to fully address the underlying issue and maintain results.