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Bursitis

How Biotherapy Alternative Medicine Clinic can help people with Bursitis

If you are here, you or your loved one suffer from bursitis and look for non-drug, natural approach for this condition. Therefore, you know your diagnosis-“bursitis” from a doctor or the internet, but the tradition treatment approach did not improve your condition or caused some unpleasant side effects.

Bursitis is a painful condition that involves the small fluid-filled pads that are called bursae (bursa (singular)). Bursae design as a cushion between bones, tendons and muscles around the joints. Function of the bursae is to cushion, lubricate, and reduce friction between these tissues so joints can move easily without pain. Bursitis occurs when bursa is getting inflamed. Bursitis usually takes place near joints that carry out regular repetitive motion. These conditions are also referred to as “repetitive strain injuries” (RSI), “cumulative trauma disorders” (CTD) or “occupational overuse syndromes” (OOS).

The most common places for bursitis are in the shoulder, elbow, hip, knee, heel, and the bottom of the big toe. They have the different names.

  • Shoulder: subacromial bursitis, bricklayer’s shoulder or frozen shoulder
  • Elbow: olecranon bursitis, tennis elbow, miner’s elbow, dialysis elbow, swellbow, student’s elbow, water on the elbow, dart thrower’s elbow, lunger’s elbow
  • Hip: trochanter bursitis, hip bursitis
  • Knee: prepatellar bursitis, housemaid’s knee, clergyman’s knee, beat knee, carpet layer’s knee, coal miner’s, knee, carpet cutter’s knee, or nun’s knee
  • Heel: policeman’s heel
  • Buttocks: tailor’s bottom, weaver’s bottom
  • Base of the big toe: bunion

What do we do for bursitis? At the Biotherapy Clinic, we offer various acupuncture treatment modalities under one roof. Bursitis is exceedingly complicated problem that requires complex customized healing program. We offer the following to our patients with bursitis (see table below)

Acupuncture

Reducing of pain, anxiety, depression, improve microcirculation

Electro acupuncture

Alleviation of pain, promoting of healing

Constant ear lobe tack

Decreasing chronic pain

Manual Therapy

Improving of vertebral alignment to prevent pinching the nerves

Trigger point massage

Reducing of pain, muscle spasms, improve microcirculation

Pain alleviation technique

Quick pain elimination

Correction of the body posture

Changing of work, home environment, shoes’ insoles, exercises’

Healing Diet

Alkaline diet, decreasing of repairing deficit, lubrication of joints

Nutritional Supplementation

Enhancing of repairing, decreasing of repairing deficit, reducing of pain and muscle spasms, diminishing inflammation

Herbal Remedies

Reducing of pain and anxiety, promoting of night sleep, diminishing inflammation

Topical Herbal Balsam

Decreasing inflammation and pain, improve microcirculation

Mind-Body connection, relaxation

Focus on healing

Medical hypnosis, custom CD hypnosis

Reducing pain, anxiety, depression, focus on healing

Healing exercises

Decreasing of muscle spasms and pain improving microcirculation and posture 

If you are tired of the continuous, fruitless attempts to treat your bursitis or concerned about surgery, try our alternative, non-drug holistic treatment methods at Biotherapy Alternative Medicine Clinic of San Francisco. 

We don’t focus just on symptoms; we treat the root of problems for long lasting result.
If previous treatment cannot help, we can.   

To begin undergoing services at the Biotherapy Clinic for Bursitis, please select one of the following options:

• Telephone consultation: (415) 409-3939 or (650) 365-3640
• Office free consultation
• Telephone or e-mail order nutrition supplementation program