Ankle, Foot and Toe Procedure Outcomes

Ankle Stem cell Injections: How Do Same Day vs. Cultured Stack Up?

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Yesterday I compared how same day stem cells used for hand arthritis compared to cultured cells as a hand arthritis surgery alternative - the differences seemed stark for patients with severe thumb arthritis. How […]

Ankle Stem Cells: 2013 Regenexx Treatment Registry Data

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Here is the 2013 download for results obtained via stem cell injection into ankle patients (with a few small foot joint patients included). Most of these patients had either moderate or severe main ankle joint arthritis, with many also having either lax ligaments […]

Why Deal with Big Toe Surgery Recovery? Almost 3 Years Out from a Simple Stem Cell Injection and Still Trucking!

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Can a simple injection of stem cells into an arthritic big toe make a difference? Big toe surgery recovery can be rough. When the big toe gets arthritis, it can cause the toe to become stiff and painful. Since we […]

Standard Platelet Rich Plasma versus Regenexx-SCP

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Standard Platelet Rich Plasma versus Regenexx-SCP:  Can we design a better platelet rich plasma? Yesterday I received this e-mail authored by a patient of Dr. Malanga’s of NJ Sports Medicine:

“My right ankle healed quickly. A week […]

Knee Stem Cells and Skiing and Hiking the Highland Bowl in Aspen

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Knee Stem Cells and Skiing and Hiking make a good combination.  We treat many patients who want to be as active as possible as they age without having to get their joints replaced or major surgery.

DW is a 59 year old patient […]

18 Months Out from Seeking an Ankle Fusion Alternative

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Is there an ankle fusion alternative? CB was a 39 year old woman when she was first seen in July of 2011 seeking an ankle fusion. In 2008 she was in a severe car crash where she sustained a compound fracture […]

Can Stem Cells help a Patient with Severe Ankle Arthritis and Chronic Ligament/Tendon Injuries?

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Can stem cells help a patient with not only ankle arthritis, but also multiple bad ligaments and tendons?

KS was a 47 year old woman with very severe ankle arthritis when she was first seen by our clinic in November of […]