This week in Más Que Salud speak about ozone therapy with Dr. Enrique Albors, medical specialist in traumatología and pathologies of the back.
Dr. Albors, which directs the unit of ozone therapy of Vithas International Medimar Hospital, applies this modern skill in the province of Alicante for years with excellent results.
Of what does the Ozonoterapia consist?
At present, the medical ozone therapy is a natural, sure and effective skill for the treatment of illnesses and diverse complaints. It is indicated to preserve and to recover the health both in human medicine and in veterinary medicine. Also it is of big utility in different treatments on having had very few contraindications and progress is obtained from the first application.
Of what does Ozone compose the gas?
The Ozone is a gas which molecule is formed by three oxygen atoms. The combination of a molecule of Oxygen (O2) with an atom of Oxygen (O) is what will give place to the formation of the Ozone (O3). The ozone is in our ambience of a natural way and contributes to the correct maintenance of the biosphere, therefore its use in this type of treatments is completely natural, with what it has no side effects. This way, it helps to the oxygenation of our organism and reduces also the levels of cholesterol and uric acid.
What are the benefits of the Ozone?
Between many other effects the Ozone promotes the functional recovery of patients affected by degenerative illnesses, it is capable of stimulating the immune defenses, it acts as analgesic and anti-inflammatory and revitalizes, mitigating the weariness and improving the chronic fatigue.
What illnesses or complaints can talk each other with ozone theraphy?
There are great the pathologies in which traditional treatments and meetings of Ozonoterapia can get together: Slipped disc
Artrosis Rheumatic illnesses
Weariness and chronic fatigue
Migraines Vascular illnesses
Diabetic ulcers in low members
Illness of Crohn
Ozone therapy is the most effective basic alternative treatment for numerous specific diseases
How is it applied?
It is necessary to bear in mind that the ozonoterapia is an ambulatory therapeutic skill. In no case it is necessary to deposit the patient, but the treatment is realized and concerning hours it can be in its house. As for the application it will depend on the illness to be treated. The routes across which we administer the ozone are: rectal route, endovenosa, intradiscal, intramuscular, intra – to articulate, peri – to articulate, intradérmica and superficial application.
How many ozone therapy meetings are necessary to obtain results?
Normally the ozone therapy develops in a program from ten to twenty meetings. These must recur from time to time, depending on the illness that talks each other and of the route across which the Ozone is applied. Nevertheless the ozone therapy is a part of a medical protocol and it has not to of be using like the only therapy, the majority of pathologies needs multiple therapies. In what pathologies is the ozone therapy more effective? In treatment of the slipped discs with Ozone it is very effective and sure. Not only it eliminates the pain but it does that the rupture reduces its volume in 80 % of the cases, without having to be submitted to operation.
Other one of the most important applications of the ozone therapy is in the treatments of vascular pathologies. The Ozone brings an extra oxygen quantity to our organism, improving the circulation and the cellular functions. With it we can achieve the healing of diabetic ulcers in low members in a big percentage of cases.
As for artrosis treatments, the Plasma Rich in Factors of Growth Ozonizado (PRPO) is one of the treatments it covers with stars for knees and shoulders. It is the most novel skill since it allows to isolate and use the present growth factors in the blood of the proper patient to promote, to accelerate and to stimulate the regeneration of the subcutaneous cellular textile.
Thanks to the good results that this natural therapy contributes, every time they are more the doctors in Europe who offer the practice of the ozone therapy to its patients, especially bearing in mind the relation that exists between the results and the satisfaction of the patients on not having had to happen for operating theater.