Agnikarma (Thermal Cautery) means application of agni ( Heat ) is an Ancient Medical method imitative from the Indian system of medicine, Ayurveda. The method of Agnikarma has been planned to relieve various muscular and joint disorders.The Agnikarma involves a method whereby heat is transferred to the affected parts of the body using a metal Shalaka (metal rod) in an aseptic mode. curative burns are formed using these metal rods, based on the expert knowledge in a number of areas including a type, constitution and severity of disorder.The Agnikama (Thermal Cautery) has been described in the Ayurvedic literature of Sushruta Samhita, which is written by the renowned Vedic Indian Surgeon Sushruta, often referred to as the father of modern surgery, where he has described Agnikarma”s effect on disorders of Asthi (bone),
Sandhi (joint) and Snayu (ligament/tendon). Agnikarma is effective in conditions of acute pain, as well as chronic pain.Conditions like Knee pain, Back Pain, Sciatica, Planter fasciitis, Lumbago, Lumbar spondylosis, Slipped Disc, Neck pain„ Osteoarthritis, Cervical Spondylosis Tennis Elbow, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS), Heel pain„ Myofascial pain, Chronic fatigue pain, Tendonitis, Frozen shoulder, Migraine etc. can all be treated with the help of Agnikarma (Thermal Cautery) treatment.