November 2017

Patients should beware of stem cell quackery

By | November 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Regenerative medicine offers exciting advancements in the treatment of many diseases — especially musculoskeletal and orthopedic conditions. Popularly referred to as “stem cell treatments," legitimate regenerative medicine uses the patient's [...]

Platelet Rich Plasma for Achilles Injuries

By | November 9th, 2017|Uncategorized|

  The Achilles tendon is one of the longer tendons in your body, stretching from the bones of your heel to your calf muscles. It is a relatively thick, springy [...]

October 2017

How Bone Marrow Can Heal Orthopedic Injuries

By | October 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|

What is in your bone marrow? What types of stem cells are in your bone marrow? Are there other cells? Why do we like it better than fat for helping [...]

June 2016

The Knee Owner’s Guide to Knee Pain

By | June 16th, 2016|Health Tips|

The Knee Owner’s Guide to Knee Pain Most people will experience an episode of knee pain sometime in their life. Usually, these episodes are temporary and related to transient increases [...]

Making Joints Last Longer—Top 5 Tips for Maintaining Joint Health

By | June 14th, 2016|Health Tips|

Making Joints Last Longer Our Top 5 Tips for Maintaining Joint Health Joint health is more than just avoiding injuries. And, our joints are more than just bones. Our bones, [...]

January 2016

Is PRP an Effective Treatment for Temporomandibular Joint Pain?

By | January 20th, 2016|Stem Cell Therapy for Pain| The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) is the joint that connects your jaw to your skull. When this joint is injured or damaged, it can lead to a disorder called temporomandibular [...]

November 2015

Platelet Rich Plasma Injections For Chronic Pain Relief May Help You Avoid Surgery

By | November 15th, 2015|Chronic Pain Care, Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

Dr David Russo with Columbia Pain Management talks about the use of platelet rich plasma injections for chronic pain relief. Stem Cell Therapy can help patient heal faster and have [...]

How Pain Education Can Help Chronic Pain Suffers – Dr Michelle Smith

By | November 10th, 2015|Pain Medicine Alternatives|

Columbia Pain Management helps Chronic Pain Suffers with pain education program. Just taking a pill has never been the answer to chronic pain. The more you understand your body and [...]

Regenerative Medicine: Can it be used to treat back pain?

By | November 5th, 2015|Chronic Pain Care, Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

  Dr Russo, with Columbia Pain Management explains how platelet rich plasma therapy can be used to address back pain.

Platelet Rich Plasma Injection for Muscle Injuries and Pain

By | November 3rd, 2015|Chronic Pain Care, Pain Medicine Alternatives, Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

Pain from an injury to muscle can be treated with PRP. Skeletal muscle tissue is amazing and among the most abundant tissue in the body. Skeletal muscle is [...]