Cyrotherapy Cold Pack Treatment
Cyrotherapy is one of the most commonly used treatments at Spinal Care of St. Louis. It assists in decreasing inflammation which improves productivity and decreases healing time. Cyrotherapy utilizes the application of cold compresses on the skin to effectively reduce the skin’s temperature. This is done to constrict the blood vessels in order to reduce swelling and aid in the healing of damaged tissue.
Cyrotherapy is an excellent way to help with muscle spasms in the body. It is also a well known therapy that provides cooling relief to affected soft tissues as well as helping numb painful areas.
Cryotherapy is Shown to Benefit the Following Conditions:
- Back and neck strain (injury)
- Back and neck pain
- Auto immune diseases
- Chronic fatigue
Cryotherapy for Sports Related Injuries
Cryotherapy is excellent for both amateur and professional athletes. It helps reduce symptoms of tissue damage related to strenuous exercises such as weight training, long distance running or martial arts. Some sources say it will also increase cell rejuvenation, improve skin tone and reduce signs of aging.