High impact sports can be murder on knee joints. Among all the joints in your body, the knee joint supports the most weight. Add to that the stress and pressure of high impact sports, and you have ripe conditions for knee injury.
Atlanta Piriformis Syndrome Treatment
Ortho Sport & Spine Physicians in Atlanta, Georgia offers proven and effective treatment for Piriformis Syndrome. We are an orthopedic, spine and sports medicine practice featuring a team of experienced Interventional Spine physicians, Interventional Sport hysicians and orthopedic spine specialists. We specialize in finding effective solutions to complex spine and back problems, including Sciatica. If you suffer from Sciatica due to Piriformis Syndrome, we can help you find long-term relief from chronic pain and other symptoms so that you can maintain an active, healthy lifestyle. Our physicians are committed to using proven, minimally-invasive techniques to help patients with Piriformis Syndrome achieve a better overall quality of life.
Piriformis Syndrome Treatments
For expert Piriformis Syndrome Treatments, you can turn to the dedicated team from Ortho Sport & Spine Physicians. Our Piriformis Syndrome treatments are focused on relieving the pain, numbness and tingling that results when the Piriformis muscles compresses the Sciatic nerve.
Before developing a treatment plan, our physicians will take the time to conduct a thorough evaluation including a complete medical and family history, a thorough physical examination and any diagnostic tests that are needed to make an accurate diagnosis. Once we have confirmed that your Sciatica is caused by Piriformis Syndrome, we can tailor a treatment plan designed to help you find long-term relief from your symptoms.
Your treatment plan may include a combination of non-surgical treatments including exercises, stretches, physical therapy, anti-inflammatory medications, muscle relaxants, steroid and anesthetic injections and more. The goal is to relieve the pressure on the Sciatic nerve that is being caused by the Piriformis muscle. If your symptoms cannot be relieved using non-surgical methods, surgery may be recommended. In this case, we will use the most minimally invasive surgical techniques available. We are proud to be one of the Southeast’s leading providers of minimally invasive, endoscopic spine surgery. Using this advanced surgical technique, we can offer improved outcomes with fewer complications and a shorter recovery time.
Relief From Piriformis Syndrome
Ortho Sport & Spine Physicians can help you get relief from the pain and other symptoms associated with Piriformis Syndrome. If you are suffering from this chronic and painful condition, please contact our Atlanta Piriformis Syndrome Treatment Specialists today to schedule a consultation with one of our Piriformis Syndrome experts. For your convenience, our office accepts most health insurance plans. We also accept many different forms of payment. We look forward to helping you stay active and live your best life!