Stem Cell Therapy for Pain

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23 09, 2015

Does your stem cell doctor know what he's doing?

By | September 23rd, 2015|Chronic Pain Care, Pain Medicine Alternatives, Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

Do You Have The Right Stem Cell Doctor? Regenerative medicine is “hot” right now. Unfortunately, this means that some patients may be “easy pickings” for less than scrupulous [...]

22 09, 2015

Regenerative Medicine: Platelet Rich Plasma 101 (PRP)

By | September 22nd, 2015|Chronic Pain Care, Pain Medicine Alternatives, Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

Platelet rich plasma (PRP) is a regenerative medicine therapy becoming increasingly recognized as a non-steroid alternative to improving tissue healing and rehabilitation. While PRP treatment has received increasing attention from [...]

16 09, 2015

How Statins Inhibit Stem Cells

By | September 16th, 2015|Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

A recently published study reinforces previous findings that certain kinds of cholesterol drugs called “statins” inhibit mesenchymal stem cells (MSC)’s. MSC’s are the body’s reservoir of regenerative potential and are [...]

10 09, 2015

Oregon's Leading Stem Cell Therapy for Chronic Pain Using Regenexx Advanced Stem Cell Procedures

By | September 10th, 2015|Chronic Pain Care, Pain Medicine Alternatives, Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

A head-to-head comparison of Regenexx, the world's most advanced stem cell procedures, versus other stem cell treatments. With stem cell clinics popping up everywhere and orthopedists jumping on the stem [...]

27 08, 2015

Stem Cell Therapy for ACL Knee Injuries

By | August 27th, 2015|Pain Medicine Alternatives, Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

This small  case series tracking outcomes from patients who underwent the Regenexx stem cell procedure for anterior cruciate ligament injuries looks positive. The study measured before and after images using [...]

20 08, 2015

What is the Regenexx Difference?

By | August 20th, 2015|Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

Stem cell therapy is all over the media. Almost daily someone is touting a new breakthrough or application for stem cells and related regenerative therapies. How should patients evaluate this [...]

15 08, 2015

Platelet rich plasma injections for chronic hamstring tendon pain

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

Male athlete clutching his hamstring in excrutiating pain on white background Chronic hamstring tendon pain can be a very serious problem for athletes and other active adults. The hamstring [...]

6 08, 2015

Regenerative Medicine: Should you get a Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) shot before or after your knee surgery?

By | August 6th, 2015|Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

There is a new trend developing in orthopedic surgery…adding PRP in the knee at the end of the procedure. Given the healing potential of PRP, is surgical outcome improved by [...]

26 07, 2015

Regenerative Medicine: Can Stem Cells Stop Neuropathic Pain?

By | July 26th, 2015|Pain Medicine Alternatives, Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

Chronic neuropathic pain caused by the nerve damage of type 2 diabetes, injury, chemotherapy and other conditions is especially intractable because it resists painkilling medications. But in a study on [...]

21 07, 2015

Knee Pain: Thinking of arthroscopic knee surgery? Think twice…

By | July 21st, 2015|Chronic Pain Care, Stem Cell Therapy for Pain|

Arthroscopic knee surgery is one of the most commonly performed operations in our health care system. Over the last 15 years mounting research has called into question whether “cleaning up” [...]