I often get asked about stem cells and bone on bone arthritis, i.e. can a stem cell injection help patients with severe knee arthritis? After all, surgeons often use the term “bone on bone” to describe these patients, a situation that sounds frightening. Jim from Pittsburgh was one of those patients, […]
There is a new trend developing in orthopedic surgery…the addition of PRP in knee arthroscopy. Given the healing potential of PRP, is surgical outcome improved by adding it at the time of surgery? New research suggests it might.