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What Is Cryotherapy & How Will It Benefit Me? April 20, 2017

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What Is Cryotherapy & How Will It Benefit Me?, Upper San Gabriel Valley, California

Cryotherapy is a form of pain management that uses localized freezing temperatures to kill irritated nerves. Although it is not as common, cryotherapy is also used in some cancer cases to treat localized areas. Wondering whether this is the right treatment for you and if it’s safe? Read on for a brief overview of cryotherapy treatment to help you make an educated decision. 

How Is Cryotherapy Treatment Performed?  

cryotherapyFor sufferers of chronic pain, cryotherapy offers a safe and effective option for relief. The procedure itself is simple and quick. A trained cryotherapy technician will insert a needle into the tissue deposits that surround the painful nerve. Once the needle is inserted, the temperature will drop to freezing levels, rendering the nerve inactive and easing the pain. 

What Conditions Are Commonly Treated With Cryotherapy Treatment? 

Cryotherapy is used to treat dermatological and nerve conditions. Dermatologists have been using the treatment technique since the beginning of the century, and it has been shown to effectively treat painful skin lesions and skin cancer. Additionally, the inflammation and pain treatment is commonly used to treat nerve conditions that include benign growths and pinched nerves. 

Are There Side Effects to Cryotherapy? 

Cryotherapy treatment rarely results in side effects that are not minor and quick to pass. These symptoms can include numbness, tingling, redness and irritation to the surrounding nerves. As previously mentioned, none of these side effects are severe, and they will usually clear up within a few days. 


Looking for a solution to your inflammation and pain? The professionals at Aurora Cyro Spa of Monrovia, CA, can help. Call them at (626) 930-0772 to schedule an appointment with one of their trained cryotherapy treatment technicians or visit their website to learn more about the services they offer. 

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