Hyaluronic Gel Injections

1. Hyaluronic Acid Viscosupplementation gel for cartilage defects

Synvisc-One

Injection sterile technique (Emla cream + Biofreeze)

Our prospective research study

  

Presentation of cohort functional outcome study at the 2016 ICRS (International Cartilage Repair Society) Conference in Sorrento/Italy, at the 2016 IFSM (International Federation of Sports Medicine) Conference in Slovenia, and at the 2017 OMA (Ontario Medical Association) Sport & Exercise Conference. 

HA + cortisone / HA + PRP-stem cell Injections

Hyaluronic Gel injections may be combined with corticosteroid and PRP (platelet rich platelet) / stem cell injections depending on the clinical scenario

Post-injection care

Please ice the injection site (20 minutes, 1 hour off, 5 times per day) for 2 days. 

Avoid weight-bearing high impact activities for 1 week

Please ask Dr. Nguyen for other restrictions depending on your sport