Nonsurgical Treatment for Knee Arthritis Pain, Tampa

What is SynoJoynt?

SynoJoynt is 1% non-crosslinked sodium hyaluronate derived from bacterial fermentation with excellent safety and tolerability.Hyaluronan is a natural substance found in high amounts in synovial joints. It acts like a lubricant and shock absorber in the joint and is needed for the joint to work properly.

What is Viscosupplementation?

Viscosupplementation, sometimes called simply a “knee shot,” is a treatment for osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee in which an injection of sodium hyaluronate is delivered directly into the joint space. Viscosupplementation has been known to relieve pain associated with OA of the knee. There are many different viscosupplements available; SynoJoynt noncross-linked hyaluronate is one option.

Why choose SynoJoynt?

Intra-articular (into the joint) viscosupplementation has been available in the U.S. market for a number of years. SynoJoynt is what we offer in our practice.

Why choose TampaPainMD?

Most physicians and surgeons performing this injections do it “blindly”. We use ultrasound guidance to precisely deposit SynoJoynt into the joint. This not only is the “best practice” but also minimizes / eliminates any untoward complications from a “blind” injection.

Is SynoJoynt covered by Insurance?

Yes, Medicare covers both SynoJoynt and the procedure. Usually 3 injections, 1 week apart are required for optimal pain response.

Want to explore this option for your osteoarthritis pain?

Call us and schedule an appointment to meet with Dr. Kalava 813-533-6259

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