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Christopher J. Centeno, M.D. is an international expert and specialist in regenerative medicine and the clinical use of mesenchymal stem cells in orthopedics. He is board certified in physical medicine as well as rehabilitation and in pain management through The American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Centeno is one of the few physicians in the world with extensive experience in the culture expansion of and clinical use of adult stem cells to treat orthopedic injuries. His clinic incorporates a variety of revolutionary pain management techniques to bring its broad patient base relief and results. Dr. Centeno treats patients from all over the US who travel to Colorado to under-go innovative, non-surgical treatments. Dr. Centeno has chaired multiple international research based conferences. He also maintains an active research based practice, with multiple publications listed in the US National Library of Medicine. Dr. Centeno has also served as editor-in-chief of a medical research journal dedicated to traumatic injury. He hails from both Florida and New York and currently resides in Boulder, Colorado with his wife and three children.
Dr. Centeno discusses research that suggests that chronic back pain may mean a shorter life.
Lifelong exercisers may not only have healthier muscles than their nonexercising counterparts but their muscles may be similar to those of young exercisers 50 years their junior...
Dr. Centeno reviews what you need to consider before agreeing to a spinal decompression, or laminectomy.
Dr. Centeno reviews the outcomes being collected and reported by Cell Surgical Network for its fat based stem cell procedures used to treat orthopedic problems.
Dr. Centeno reviews another bait-and-switch product called INVITrx that is supposed to have stem cells, but it throws a monkey wrench into its own sales pitch.
Dr. Centeno highlights some common injuries that can lead to running knee pain in middle age and the importance of addressing them proactively.
Dr. Centeno discusses a patient activist who is speaking out about his chiro stem cell scam.
Dr. Centeno reviews a new study that suggests that if you are taking a drug, such as tocilizumab, that blocks the release of the IL-6 protein, exercise may be ineffective at reducing belly fat.
Dr. Centeno lectured at Standford University Physical Medicine Grand Rounds this morning on Interventional Orthopedics and Orthobiologics.
Dr. Centeno breaks down arthroscopy shoulder surgery, why it might be performed, and why you might want to rethink this surgery.
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