Patient Comments: Frozen Shoulder - Prognosis

What is your frozen shoulder prognosis? Did you have physical therapy?

Comment from: Amy, 45-54 Female (Patient) Published: August 05

I had frozen shoulder coupled with bursitis. My doctor had me try physical therapy and exercises, but they didn't help. I went from having pain only when I moved my shoulder a certain way to having it 24/7. The pain was excruciating and debilitating. I was going to try cortisone but didn't really want to because since my doctor wanted to hold off on that, I figured there was a reason. I then found out about Prolozone therapy. My pain was relieved about 70% after the first treatment. For those of you that experience this kind of pain, you know that is huge! I had two more treatments, and my pain is gone except when I overextend my range of motion. However, my range of motion is 50% better and continues to get better as time goes on. It has been four months since my first treatment, and I've had three over a month's time.

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