In this interview, Dr Joseph Aiello discusses regenerative medicine techniques such as Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) injections and Stem Cell therapy for chronic knee, back, or rotator cuff pain and arthritis. Regenerative medicine requires no surgery nor medications, instead using the body's own tissues (platelets or stem cells) to foster the natural healing process.#PlateletRichPlasma #StemCellTherapy #RegenerativeMedicine [...]
Treating chronic joint pain or osteoarthritis with medications only masks symptoms. Regenerative medicine via Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) or Stem Cell therapies use the body's own tissues to foster natural healing of cartilage, ligament, or tendon damage.
Rotator cuff tears and chronic shoulder pain respond well to regenerative medicine such as platelet rich plasma (PRP) or stem cell therapies. Without medications or surgical treatment, PRP injections promote the body's own healing properties.
Chronic joint pain or arthritis can be devastating. Diminished physical activity and quality of life often leads to treating symptoms with common over-the-counter analgesics (Advil, Aleve, etc.). These not only simply mask symptoms but actually stop the inflammatory process which is necessary for healing. At San Diego Center for Integrative Medicine, we treat with Platelet-Rich [...]