Platelet Rich Plasma — Cutting-Edge Regenerative Medicine for Joint Degeneration and Pain

Have you been told your knees or hips are "bone on bone"? Many of the patients that come in to our office have been told to "just wait" until their joint pain and degeneration have become severe enough to warrant surgery, and are getting by with a little help from cortisol injections and pain killers. While cortisol injections may temporarily relieve pain in some cases, they also prevent cellular repair of the joint. In fact, they have been shown to further increase cartilage loss in those with osteoarthritis of the knee joints. Additionally, they suppress immune function, impede regeneration of connective tissues, [...]