July 5, 2017
May 9, 2017
Does Platelet Rich Plasma injection an Ankle Sprain in elite athletes improve return to play?
A recent study of elite athletes with the worst type of ankle sprain were divided into a traditional recovery program with a rehabilitation program versus a platelet rich plasma (PRP) injection plus an identical rehabilitation program found that there was a significant difference in return to play.
April 25, 2017
Can Regenerative Treatments Repair Meniscus Tear Without the Risks of Surgery?
According to a recent study published in the American Journal of Sports Medicine, out of 295 knee surgeries for Meniscus repair that occurred over a 9-year period, 37 needed subsequent surgeries to correct a failed repair.
March 8, 2017
Stem Cell Therapy Improves Outcomes After Knee Surgery
I recently reviewed an article that discusses the merits for stem cell therapy after meniscus surgery.
Although this article showed the value of stem cell therapy after surgery, one should only wonder if the stem cell therapy should have been conducted before considering meniscus surgery. Some highlights of the study and article are included below.