Platelet-rich plasma injections offer a promising solution to accelerate healing of tendon injuries and osteoarthritis naturally without subjecting the patient to significant risk. Dr. Odell became one of the first sports medicine doctors in the Midwest to begin offering platelet-rich plasma injections (PRP). PRP is an innovative treatment that uses … Read the Rest
Published on Sep 12, 2013
Jeff Ericksen, MD, an expert in Regenerative Medicine at the Kaplan Center for Integrative Medicine in McLean, Virginia, describes the effectiveness of using Prolotherapy, Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injection Therapy, and Stem-Cell Therapy to treat joint, tendon and muscle pain caused by injury, arthritis or … Read the Rest
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Rob Jones, MD, of Impact Orthopedics, discusses platelet rich plasma (PRP) injections at Duke Raleigh Hospital.
Published on Apr 2, 2014
Published on Mar 12, 2012
Dr. Brian C. Halpern, Sports Medicine Physician at Hospital for Special Surgery, discusses how platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections may help treat injured bone or soft tissue, such as a tendon or ligament. Produced from a person’s own blood, PRP is a concentration of a type … Read the Rest
ORLANDO, Fla.March 2, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – Injections received in the months prior to total knee (TKR) or total hip replacement (THR) surgery may increase the risk for infection and related complications, according to two studies – among the largest conducted on this topic – presented at … Read the Rest
This article is a great explanation of the Recovery Timeline after total hip replacement.
The recovery and rehabilitation process plays a crucial role in helping you get back on your feet and resume an active lifestyle. It can help you heal from surgery faster and greatly improve … Read the Rest
August 5, 2015 – Chennai: a hospital in Chennai has done a rare combination therapy using stem cells on a 32 year old woman who suffered a serious injury on her feet while working out at a gym.
The surgical team did a ligament correction, along with a cartilage repair … Read the Rest
By Dr. John Briffa
One common secondary issue relates to the joints. For example, I may see individuals who have a tendency to pain and stiffness in one or more joints, generally as a result of wear and tear, also known as osteoarthritis. Many of these individuals have sustained sporting … Read the Rest