The Regenexx Blog

Interesting News on Orthopedics and Regenerative Medicine

Injecting Bone Marrow Stem Cells help Repair Achilles Tendon Rupture

A doctor discusses that the injection of the patient's own stem cells into a tendon rupture or tear ( like an Achilles tendon rupture ), may help patients avoid the need for ankle surgery.

By |December 27th, 2010|Ankle, Latest News, Regenexx-C, Regenexx-SD|

Study Shows Asymptomatic Rotator Cuff Tears More Common in Diabetic Patients

A doctor discusses that shoulder rotator cuff tears are common in elderly diabetic patients and that using injections of the patient's own stem cells into these tears may be a way to prevent massive rotator cuff tears from occurring later and thus avoid shoulder surgery.

By |December 25th, 2010|Latest News, Regenexx-SCP, Regenexx-SD, Shoulder|

Regenexx-SD for Meniscus Tears

A doctor discusses why an injection of the patient's own stem cells may help a meniscus tear heal without the need for more invasive surgery.

By |October 27th, 2010|Knee, Latest News, Regenexx-SD|

2 Year Follow-up on Full Thickness, non-retracted Rotator Cuff Tear Treated with Stem Cells

A doctor discusses how an injection of stem cells into the rotator cuff helped heal a womans full thickness tear without the need for surgery.

By |October 13th, 2010|Latest News, Shoulder|

Stem Cell Injection for Partial Shoulder Rotator Cuff Tear

A doctor discusses how a stem cell injection into a shoulder partial rotator cuff tear helped a patient avoid surgery and reduced downtime and recovery.

By |September 23rd, 2010|Shoulder|

Treatment of Loose and Stretched ACL with Stem Cell Injection

A doctor discusses how stem cells injections may be used to treat a loose ACL ligament instead of more invasive orthopedic surgery to replace the ACL ligament in the knee.

By |September 21st, 2010|Knee, Latest News|

Stem Cell Numbers and Shoulder Partial Rotator Cuff Tear / Tendinosis

A doctor discusses how stem cell injections plus platelets into a torn rotator cuff helped the patient return to normal activities without the need for surgery.

By |August 24th, 2010|Shoulder|

Super Platelet Mix and Regenexx-SD

A doctor discusses how a "Super Platelet Mix" can produce greater stem cell numbers and possibly produce better results to help patients recover from orthopedic injuries and reduce pain from arthritis.

By |August 9th, 2010|Latest News|

Prolotherapy helps patient avoid the need for ACL replacement surgery

A doctor discusses how prolotherapy injections into the ACL helped the patient avoid a knee ACL replacement surgery.

By |July 7th, 2010|Knee, Sports Injury|

Knee Meniscus Tear treated without Surgery

A doctor discusses how knee meniscus tears can be treated without surgery using stem cells.

By |January 27th, 2010|Knee, Regenexx-C|