Frequently Asked Questions
What are knee injections?
A gel called hyaluronic acid (HA) is injected into the knee to cushion and lubricate the joint where the cartilage has deteriorated.
How often are the injections?
You will receive a series consisting anywhere from 2 to 5 injections based on the recommendation made by your provider.
What sets ViscoGen™’s injection protocol apart from others?
We use advanced image-guided techniques, so our providers are able to deliver the injections with pinpoint precision.
How long do the results from the procedure last?
Our patients typically experience a reduction in pain from 6 to 12 months. It can vary from patient to patient depending on the condition of the joint.
Why is bracing a part of the treatment protocol?
Bracing can be extremely effective in unloading and redistributing pressure off the worn areas of the joint.
Is this procedure covered by insurance?
This procedure is covered by insurance when performed every 6 months, and we are in network with most major insurance companies including Medicare. For those without insurance, we offer affordable payment plans, including Care Credit.
9685 Lake Nona Village Place
Orlando FL 32827