Manipulation under anesthesia (MUA) is a non-invasive procedure increasingly offered for acute and chronic conditions, including:
Manipulation under anesthesia is generally considered safe and is utilized to treat pain arising from the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine as well as the sacroiliac and pelvic regions.
Manipulation under anesthesia (MUA) is one of the treatments for Frozen Shoulder, primarily for idiopathic frozen shoulder.
Patient will be sedated under Anesthesia, where patient put to sleep and then the shoulder joint is forced to move in various positions: flexion, external rotation, internal rotation. This manipulation stretches and tears the scar tissue that has developed in joint capsule.
The manipulation procedures can be offered in any of the following ways:
The treatment is performed in a hospital or surgery center by licensed physicians with specialized training and certification specifically for the procedure. A team approach is required to have a safe and successful outcome.
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