Prolotherapy is a non-surgical treatment that stimulates the body's own healing mechanism resulting in the rejuvenation and strengthening of tendons, ligaments and joints. Prolotherapy also decreases pain by stimulating the body's unfinished repair process and further revitalizes the damaged tissue. Prolotherapy should be considered when there is pain in tendons, ligaments and joints and when surgery is recommended.
Find out if you are a candidate for prolotherapy.
Studies have shown positive effects of OMT with:
Services that support prolotherapy, osteopathic care, and OMT cranial osteopathy:
These services can be used independently or with prolotherapy, osteopathic care, or OMT.
Dr. Rutledge has practiced Family Medicine in Orange County for over 22 years in several settings. As a fulltime physician, he has managed various clinics and participated in hospital care. As an independent contractor, he has provided locum and consultative services for several physicians, clinics, urgent care centers, and rehabilitation centers. In addition, he has assisted with palliative care and hospice programs, as well as extensive case management and utilization review for an HMO-based multi-specialty group and a large Worker’s Comp Insurance organization.Read more: About Dr. Rutledge