Please see the index below for a list of all our articles on Injections.

If you are new to the subject, we recommend starting with: Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy for Arthritis

Platelet rich plasma (PRP) injections use a sample of the patient’s own blood, which is separated with a centrifuge to isolate the platelet rich plasma.

While platelet-rich plasma therapy can be an effective treatment for arthritis, there are some drawbacks to PRP, namely a lack of sufficient research into the topic.

A platelet-rich plasma injection can be used to treat arthritis. The injection is prepared using a centrifuge to separate platelet-rich from platelet-poor plasma.

Although stem cell therapy is not a standard practice, many doctors are using the procedure to treat arthritis in the knee and other joints.

Cortisone is a man-made version of the hormone cortisol which comes in oral, injectable, and topical forms to treat inflammation caused by various conditions.

Hyaluronic acid is a gel-like substance found in joints, skin, and eyes. It can also be commercially produced from bacteria and animal tissues for medical purposes.