Lack of Insurance Coverage
Unfortunately, prolotherapy is not covered by insurance. Although many years of research and good evidence support the fact that prolotherapy injections are helpful for myofascial pain, ligament pain, joint pain, and tendon pain this is not been readily adopted in medicine. At Tulane, we are doing research to support the efficacy of dextrose prolotherapy. In the meantime, we have tips to try to help save money if you choose to proceed with dexterous prolotherapy treatments.