Spine & Joint Care

Introdution:

What is the Spine & Joint Care Program?

Complete Spine & Joint Program is the combination of various Traditional Ayurvedic therapies & Madern Diagnostic tools.It is so developed that every problem of spine & joint gets cured. This is totally non-invasive treatment program.

Dr. Kalpesh’s thinking process behind the program-

Dr. Kalpesh believes in giving complete cure and not just in temporary relief.Dr. Kalpesh believes in non-invasive treatments for Spine & Joint problems.

As Dr. Kalpesh has strong belief in traditional Ayurvedic Therapies, he also believes in modern diagnostic tools such as X-ray,MRI etc.He not only believes in treating diseases but also in preventing such diseases. Some People such as IT professionals are more prone to develop such diseases. So the program is also useful for them to prevent such painful conditions.

Complete Spine & Joint care program is the sole innovation of Dr. Kalpesh.After experience of so many years of treating hundreds of patients of Spine & Joint, he designed the program in such a way that every related disease gets cured.

Aims of the complete Spine & Joint Care program-

  • Relieving the inflammation (swelling).
  • Relieving muscle spasm.
  • Increasing blood circulation.
  • Relieving Pains.
  • Nourishing the joints, muscles, nerves through increased blood circulation.
  • Strengthening of supportive tissues, muscles, tendons.
  • Maintaining the strength, flexibility, mobility & sensitivity of the spine and joint.
  • Prevention of all such problems.

Diseases Caused By Spine & Joint Disorders 

Diseases covered under the program-

  • Arthritis
    • Osteo- Arthritis
    • Rheumatiod Arthritis
    • Gout
  • Spondylitis
    • Cervical
    • Lumbac
  • Lower back pain, neck pain
  • Sciatica
  • Slipped disc
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Knee Joint Pain
  • Avascular Neceosis (AVN)
  • Chicken Gunya
  • Paralysis
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Dysteophy & ateophy of muscles.

Treatment Plan

Treatment plan basically consist of-

  1. Treatment Part
  2. Lifestyle Management 
Treatment Part

MEDICINES:-

Dr. Kalpesh, after treating hundreds of patients of spine & joint diseases designed some formulations which he found extremely useful in treatment of spine & joint diseases.

These medicines are completely herbal & self made. Dr. kalpesh don’t believe in pain killers & steroids as they are hazardous to our health.

Types of medicines used-

  • Sinhnad Guqqule
  • Yograj Guqqulu
  • Rasnadi Kashayam etc.

PANCHAKARMA THERAPIES:-

Panchakarma therapies are specialty of Ayurveda. They are meant for complete cure & eradication of the diseases.

Sneham-

Sneham is a type of massage which is done in synchronized manner by using specific medicated oils on affected ares.eg- mueivenna oil, Bala oil, dhanwantaram oil etc.

Benefits of Sneham-

  • Relieves muscle spasm
  • Relieves Inflammation.
  • Increase blood circulation.
  • Strengthens the muscles, tendons, tissues etc.
  • Detoxify body & improve vital organ functions.

Swedan-

Swedan is the herbal formation which is given to any part of the body or whole body depending on the disease condition and location by using herbal

Benefits of Swedan-

  • Dilates the subtle body channels.
  • Improves blood circulation.
  • Supports the entry of oil into deeper tissues.
  • Relieves pain, inflammation, spasm.
  • Liquefy the toxins & facilitates their movement into GI tract.

 

Basti-

Basti literally means the introduction of medicated oil.eg. Bala tailam, yashti tailam etc or herbal decoctions eg. Rasna kwatham, Bilvadi kwatham, tikta etc. into the colons through rectum.

Basti is not just for cleaning of colon but it is a process of giving medicine. Medicines introduced in colon gets absorbed in the body.Basti also eliminates & control the vitiated vata & pitta dashes accumulated in the lower part of the body.

Benefits of basti-

  • Rejuvenates the tissues of calon which latter enhances the digestion and absorption.
  • It improves the process of osteoporosis.
  • It regenerate the damaged cells,tissues.
  • It increases the synovial fluid in the joints.
  • Relieves the inflammation.
  • Detoxify the body by removing toxins accumulated in calon.

Pindasweda-

Pindasweda is a type of swedan. Literally Pinda means bolus and hence when medicines are used in bolus for swedan, the procedure is called as pindaswedan.

Types- Depending on the medicines used-

  • Shashtic Shali Pindasweda.
  • Pateapottali Pindasweda
  • Valuka pindasweda etc.

Benefits of Pindasweda-

  • Increases blood circulation.
  • Strengthens muscles, ligaments, tendons.
  • Decreases stiffness, pain, and swelling.
  • Increases mobility.

Nasyam –

Nasyam is the spatiality of Ayurveda,  designed for detoxification and rejuvenation of head, neck, throat etc.

Literally Nasyam means introduction of medicated oils and powders through nostril. But before performing Nasyam, gentle abhyangam & swedan is done on head, neck, shoulder and face.

Benefits of Nasyam-

  • Nasyam gives strength to cervical and shoulder muscles, tendons etc.
  • Nasyam stimulates brain cells so helpful in paralysis, facial palsy etc.
  • Nasyam gives strength to sensory organ.

 

Leech Therapy (Raktamakrhan) –

Raktamakshan is the 5th and last panchakarma therapy & it literally means therapeutic blood letting by directly venesection or by using Leeches.

Mostly leaches are used for removal of impure blood. Leech therapy is the most limited used panchakarma, it provides very quick & sometimes dramatic results in some conditions.

Benefits of Leech therapy-

  • Anti-inflammatory effect.
  • Improves blood circulation.
  • Relieves acute pain, swelling, redness etc.

 

Agnikarma-

In Ayurveda, heat burn is called as Agnikarma.

Various painful conditions like joint pain, neck pain, back pain, headache and few convulsive disorders like epilepsy, schizophrenia and psychosomatic disorders can be treated with Agnikarma.

Materials used for Agnikarma-

  • Gold
  • Silver
  • Panchadhatu
  • Iron
  • Metal Coins
  • Bhallatak seeds etc.

Indications of Agnikarma-

  • Joint Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Headache
  • Epilepsy
  • Schizophenia
  • Psychosomatic disorders.

Sites for Agnikarma Therapy-

Most painful points are the site of Agnikarma Therapy.

Benefits of Agnikarma-

  • Increases blood circulation
  • Relieves Pain
  • Decreases sensitivity of nerves.
  • Effects on muscles and tendons.

Kati-Basti-

Specially prepared warm medicated oil is placed in dam like structure made up of black gram flour on lumbar region for 20-30 minutes is called Kati-basti.

Benefits of Katibasti-

  • Increase blood circulation.
  • Nourishes & strengthen the muscles, tendons & nerves of lumbac region.
  • Relieves spine rigidity & hence increases the mobility and flexibility of the spine.

 Janu-Basti—

Specially prepared warm medicated oil is placed in dam like structure made up of black gram flour on knee joint for 20-30 minutes is called Janu-basti.

Benefits of Janu-Basti—

  • Increase blood circulation.
  • Relieves the muscles & ligaments.
  • Relieves pain, swelling, redness and stiffness.
  • Increases flexibility and mobility of knee joint.
  • Increases lubricant material.

 Manya-Basti—

Specially prepared warm medicated oil is placed in dam like structure made up of black gram flour on back side of the neck for 20-30 minutes is called Manya-basti.

Benefits of Manya-Basti—

  • Increase blood circulation.
  • Nourishes & strengthens the neck muscles, tendons.
  • Hence increase the flexibility & mobility of the neck.
  • Relieves pain, swelling, redness and stiffness.

Lepam-

Various herbal Lepas are applied over the affected area for 15- 20 minutes.

Benefits-

  • Relieves inflammation and pain.
  • Increases blood circulation.

 

DIET PLAN-

Though the diet plan may be difficult for this particular disease condition but Dr. Kalpesh formulated some common diet plan for all Spine & Joint problems. Specific diet plan can be given only after consultation.

Do’s-

  • Always eat fresh, healthy and light foods.
  • Make use of cow ghee daily at least 10 ml.
  • Make use of ginger, garlic, Jeera, Methi, Dhaniya.
  • Food rich in vitamin E, calcium & oil.
  • Eat lots of fruits and green leafy vegetables.
  • Drink warm water in the morning.

Don’ts-

  • Spicy and oily foods.
  • Bakery Items.
  • Excess non-veg and Chinese foods.
  • Excessive use of pulses, muttar etc.

 

LIFESTYLE MANAGEMENT-

Nowadays our lifestyle is such that it affects our body systems. IT professionals are most prone to Spine & Joint problems. Hence some lifestyle changes are advised.

  • Early to bed and early to rise keeps man healthy.
  • Maintaining good posture while sitting, standing and sleeping.
  • Do regular exercises.
  • Avoid excessive driving etc.