Tenex Health TX™ for Tendon Pain
Metro Health is now offering a minimally invasive, non-surgical option to relieve chronic tendon pain and restore mobility. Using ultrasound technology, this groundbreaking procedure removes damaged tendon tissue, so you can rapidly return to the activities you love. It’s highly effective for chronic pain associated with:
- Tennis or golfer’s elbow
- Runner’s knee
- Achilles tendonitis
- Plantar fasciitis
- Rotator cuff, swimmer’s shoulder, shoulder pain
Tenex Health TX ™ was developed for patients who have been in pain for 3 months or longer and have already tried rest, ice, medicine and/or cortisone shots.
The procedure takes less than 20 minutes and is performed with a local anesthetic in an office setting. With pinpoint accuracy, ultrasonic energy targets just the damaged tissue. Once the source of pain is removed, your body naturally heals itself.
- Quick pain relief
- No stitches, just a small bandage
- Rapid return to normal activities
- Covered by most insurance