What Is Ozone Therapy?
Being one of the premier clinics offering a variety of ozone therapies for pain, performance enhancement, etc.. in the Tampa Bay Area. Ozone therapy is a unique form of therapy that both heals and detoxifies at the same time.
What is Ozone Therapy?
The oxygen you create is present in the air as a pair of oxygen atoms. This is the most stable form of oxygen, and it’s colorless. Ozone is a blue colored form of oxygen, and unlike regular oxygen, it is composed of three oxygen atoms instead of two. It is the addition of the third atom that makes ozone supercharged oxygen. This ozone treatment has remarkable medical properties.
When Was it Developed?
The use of ozone to treat various medical conditions was first developed in Germany in the early 1950s. Today, medical ozone therapy is common throughout Europe, and it has been gradually spreading through the U.S. in the last 30 years.
Ozone Is Very Safe!
Anything including water and oxygen is toxic if given in amounts that exceed the body’s capacity to utilize it. Ozone is found naturally in the body. The white cells make it as part of the immune response. Pure medical grade ozone, when it is used according to the established medical guidelines has a safety that is unparalleled.
Medical Properties of Ozone
- Ozone is a potent regulator of the immune system
- Ozone stimulates an increase in oxygen uptake, which is beneficial on a cellular level
- Ozone improves circulation
- Ozone increases antioxidant protection
- Ozone is a powerful mitochondrial stimulant
How is Ozone Used Medically?
Ozone therapy should only be used by professionals who are fully trained in its use. Major Auto Hemo therapy is the most common, and in most cases the most effective way ozone is administered. The patient sits in a chair and has from 6-12 ounces of blood removed and placed into a sterilized bottle. Then ozone is injected into the bottle and returned back to the body. The entire process takes around 30-40 minutes.
Is Ozone Therapy for Me?
This is a decision for a doctor who is trained and experiences in the medical use of ozone. Some conditions simply will not clear up unless ozone is used, and of course many conditions will clear up without ozone. Because of the many therapeutic properties, ozone can be used as a part of a therapeutic plan for most inflammatory conditions.