Stem Cell Injections can help heal elbow injuries

Platelet-rich Plasma injections (PRP) and now stem cell injections are the present and the future of sports medicine in regards to regenerative treatment. Dr. Keith Feder and his team wanted to share this interesting article from the Boston Globe. All athletes and weekend warriors who want to live pain free again, should to consider PRP or stem cell injections…

Stem cell therapy is thought to mediate repair via five primary mechanisms: 1) providing an anti-inflammatory effect, 2) homing to damaged tissues and recruiting other cells, such as endothelial progenitor cells, that are necessary for tissue growth, 3) supporting tissue remodeling over scar formation, 4) inhibiting apoptosis, and 5) differentiating into bone, cartilage, tendon, and ligament…

Bone marrow stem cell therapy is a very versatile treatment with a wide range of applications. At WCCOSSM in Manhattan Beach, Los Angeles, CA, we use this innovative treatment to promote healing in small and large joints such as hips, knees, ankles and elbows. For patients whose condition has been unresponsive to conservative approaches, bone…

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