Cold Compression Therapy
Compression helps to eliminate swelling and can prevent it further by pushing fluid away from the affected area. The application of cold can prevent the swelling of soft tissue which decreases chances of more damage. Combined into cold compression therapy it can have wonderfully positive effects on injuries, including minimizing pain and preventing greater injury. Recovery+ is the name of the cold compression treatment system used by Dr. Collins after surgeries to promote speedier healing. Created by Pulsar Scientific, Recovery+ uses comfortable wraps with temperature and pressure settings customized to each patient. At Collins Orthopaedic, we offer cold compression therapy systems for our patients to take home. At our Lake Charles and Sulphur locations, we offer happy to know we offer our patients the Recovery+ by Pulsar Scientific.