REGENERATIVE MEDICINE: STEM CELL & PRP THERAPIESby Phillips Clinic on 04/07/19
Regenerative Medicine. which includes Stem Cell Therapy and PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) Therapy is “supercharged healing”. It’s harnessing and concentrating the body’s own naturally occurring components and unleashing them to repair, renew and replace damaged or injured cells, organs, muscle, nerve and bone.
WHAT’S STEM CELL THERAPY
Stem cells can develop into cardiac muscle, as well as liver, brain, nerve, pancreas arteries, kidneys, lungs, GI fat and skin tissue. Stem cells can help ameliorate autoimmune disease. Preventive use in younger patients, injections once or twice a year, can help maintain optimum quality of life as aging occurs. Our body’s stem cells have the potential to heal damaged tissue, tendons, ligaments, cartilage and bone while decreasing downtime and avoiding painful rehab. Studies worldwide have shown encouraging results. Stem cells are being used to treat:
Heart Muscle Damage from Heart Attacks
Brain Hemorrhage and Stroke
Spinal Cord Injury
Liver Diseases Huntington's Disease
Chronic Kidney Diseases
STEM CELL THERAPY At Phillips Clinic
Stem Cell Therapy at Philips Clinic can be delivered:
With an IV or intramuscular injection.
Injected into the localized area of damage or injury.
Implanted into the patient’s damaged or Injured muscle.
Inhaled for conditions such as COPD and Parkinsons.
Stem cell therapy is a minimally invasive procedure. It’s same day, in-office with little down time or pain, compared with surgery.
PRP: PLATELET RICH PLASMA
PRP is a concentrated source of growth factors, anti-inflammatory and regenerating factors that play major roles in healing. Several clinical studies have demonstrated that PRP injections have improved function and decreased pain in various conditions, including - but not limited to -wrist, elbow, shoulder, hip, knee, and ankle tendonitis. promising treatment for osteoarthritis.