The aged often suffer from neck, shoulder, and lumbocrural pain. Sometimes the pain could make them restless. Massage, acupuncture, cupping and painkiller may help relieve their pain for a few days but the pain sometime recurs.
Dr. Wang Wei, associate chief physician of Clifford Hospital, suggests patients could try the medical ozone treatment when the traditional treatments don’t work. He further explains that medical ozone treatment has a wide range of application, such as ozonated saline infusion, autohemotherapy, rectal or vaginal insufflations, etc. Medical ozone treatment has been widely used in some areas of Europe, Japan and the USA over the last 40 years. China introduced medical ozone facilities in 2002. There are a lot of promising results on the treatment of hyperlipidemia, cardiovascular diseases, peripheral vascular disease, etc.
Medical ozone local injection has many advantages. It utilizes the strong oxidation ability of the ozone, to reduce inflammation as well as relieve pain. It also has the function of alleviating the tissue congestion, anti edema and improving the function of joints.