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Florida has 2 Cryotherapy hospitals in our database. Click the facility name and view their details. You may be able to contact them directly if they have posted contact information.
Cryotherapy is categorized on OnlineMedicalTourism.com as within the class of procedures known as Dermatology. .
(click for worldwide facilities list): Cryotherapy is the use of cold in a variety of modalities to treat a medical condition.
The types of are:
Cryosurgery (cryotherapy) is the application of extreme cold to destroy abnormal or diseased tissue. Although found to be effective, this method of treatment is only appropriate for use against localized disease with no metastasis.
Cryotherapy (chamber therapy):
Cryotherapy (Cryogenic chamber therapy) is a treatment where the patient is placed in a cryogenic chamber for a short duration- no more than three minutes, which is comparable to ice swimming. Patients report the experience is invigorating and improves a variety of conditions. These include symptoms of psychological stress, insomnia, rheumatism, muscle and joint pain, fibromyalgia, itching, and psoriasis. The immediate effect of skin cooling and analgesia lasts for 5 minutes, but the release of endorphines can have a lasting effect, where the pains and signs of inflammation as found in blood tests remain suppressed for weeks.
The use of an ice pack on musculoskeletal injuries
Therapeutic hypothermia is a medical treatment method which clinically uses the advantages of a lower body temperature. Therapeutic hypothermia can be used to treat revived (resuscitated) cardiac arrest victims.
More information about this procedure and other related procedures is available here
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