Ankles and Hardware Stores
Great local news story this morning on one of our patients. While we have treated many ankle problems including ligament tears and loss of cartilage, Hal was undeniably the worst. He had a surgeon attempt a triple arthrodesis (fusing all three main ankle… Read More
Age Management 2.0
A physician discusses the next generation of age management, using stem cells to repair worn out tissue. Read More
Why are we considering the use of other peoples stem cells for treatment?
A doctor discusses the reason why Prochymal and Chondrogen may have had unsucessful clinical trials. Read More
Torn Hip Labrum and Hip Osteoarthritis
A doctor discusses the case results of a patient who had a torn hip labrum treated without surgery by injecting his own stem cells into the tear. Read More
Disc Repair Update
A doctor discusses fixing a bad disc with stem cell injections. Read More
What does the knee meniscus do?
A doctor explains knee meniscus function in terms of stem cell repair of the meniscus. Read More
Adult Stem Cells Now!
Should the FDA stand in the way of millions who could benefit from safe adult stem cell therapy now? Read More
New Stem Cell Policies
I get asked allot if the changes in government policies on embryonic stem cell research changes affects us in any way. While this new government policy is great news for patients, since we’ve only been using the patent’s own adult stem cells, it doesn’t… Read More
The Ultimate Complement
Recently, after a review of the patients we were seeing for the Regenexx-C procedure, I noticed that a high number were health care providers or linked to health care providers (doctors, nurses, physical therapists, etc…). Why? As I thought about this, it was clear that… Read More
Should a marrow draw be painful?
A bone marrow aspirate involves using a needle to take a sample of whole marrow (looks like thick blood) from the back of the hip area (PSIS). When we first started this medical procedure, we assumed that a bone marrow aspiration must be a very painful process. As a… Read More