Hyaluronic acid injections are one of the various types of injections that can be given in a sports medicine clinic, but are much less commonly talked about when compared to things like steroid injections. In today's podcast, I'll talk all about what Hyaluronic Acid (HA) injections are, how they work, and when I would consider using this for one of my patients.
00:00 - Intro
00:18 - How HA works
03:04 - Types of HA
04:33 - Injection technique considerations
06:01 - Location, amount, timing of injections
08:53 - Can I mix them with steroids?
10:18 - Indications for HA injections
12:57 - HA Effectiveness
15:38 - Who responds best to HA injections?
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