Chennai, June , 2017- Recent advancements in technology have paved ways for a holistic approach to medical recoveries. One such advancement for patients with joints problems is Whole Body Cryotherapy. The Patient enters a Nitrogen filled room wearing special protective gear. The temperature of the room drops to -110 degree Celsius, and the patient is exposed to the cold environment for 3 minutes. It boosts the immune system, improves metabolism, reduces stress and accelerates recovery with dramatic results. Such a prodedure is extremely beneficial for patients suffering from Fibromyalgia and Rhematoid Arthritis, psoriasis and neurodermatitis, Acute traumatic and postoperative situations. Cryotherapy also brings about faster recovery shortening turnaround time and healing of sports related injuries.
On the occasion of Doctor’s day, Dr. Sivamurugan, Director of Soundarapandian Bone and Joint Hospital quoted, “Soundarapandian Bone and Joint Hospital is well-known for introducing whole body cryotherapy in India for the first time. We’ve strong infrastructural capabilities to support such an intense procedure and thousands of joints have already been mended in a relatively short time.”
But Cryotherapy isn’t the only advancement to heal joints. The treatment for each patient is customised taking into account their history, conditions and all relevant aspects. Innovations in the Medical Technology sector have enabled patients to re-live their youth.
The hospital on an annual basis conducts campaigns to vigorously spread the awareness of Arthritis. The staff is equipped with special knowledge and skills requirement for the medical and surgical management of patients afflicted with Arthritis. Dr. Sivamurugan added “Soundarapandian Bone and Joint Hospital is a frontrunner in Arthritis care having conducted 1000+ camps and educational programs on Arthritis. Since there is no formal cure for most forms of Arthritis, SBJH provides its patients with clear and accurate information about Arthritis and tips for self-management and a comprehensive view on lifestyle changes that are required.”