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Innovative Pain-Relief Treatment Comes To AdventHealth Palm Coast

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Leave Joint Pain Out in the Cold

It's time to put the joint and nerve pain associated with osteoarthritis on ice. Dr. Raymond Weiand, board-certified orthopedic surgeon at AdventHealth Palm Coast, is now offering a non-surgical pain relief treatment for joint pain called ioverao. This leading-edge, FDA-approved treatment uses extreme cold to stop nerves from sending pain signals to the brain.

"The iovera° system is a handheld device that allows me to apply just the right amount of extreme cold only to the nerves we want to target — the ones causing pain," says Dr. Weiand. "The process takes about 30 minutes, and does not involve surgery."

Dr. Weiand says most patients feel immediate relief after the treatment. "iovera° doesn't damage any of the tissue in the treatment area," he says. "This is really a game-changer — a safe, temporary pain-relief option that brings relief quickly and can get you back in action, fast. I'm thrilled to offer it in the Flagler community."

Who can benefit from iovera° treatment?

• People who have osteoarthritis knee pain and are looking for temporary relief.
• People who are considering knee replacement surgery (can be used before surgery)
• People who have been avoiding surgery due to fear or another reason
• People who are not candidates for surgery but need pain relief

About Dr. Weiand

Raymond Weiand, DO

Raymond L. Weiand, DO is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with 30 years of experience providing quality and compassionate care. He has expertise in a wide range of orthopedic procedures, including non-surgical pain relief, trauma, fracture repair, hip & knee replacement and upper extremity surgery for the hand and shoulder. He welcomes new patients and accepts most insurance plans.

Learn more or schedule an appointment at: or call Call386-518-3682

About AdventHealth Palm Coast
AdventHealth Palm Coast is home to the area’s only Joint Commission-certified Centers of Excellence for hip, knee and shoulder replacement surgeries. This designation is representative of a best-in-class orthopedic program with top rankings in quality, outcomes and patient satisfaction.

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