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Stem Cell Therapy for Sports Injuries

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As professional and collegiate-level football programs are gearing up for the beginning of the 2018 regular season, it seems appropriate to talk about sports-related injuries.  Anyone who faithfully follows their favorite team hoping for a chance at the playoffs knows the anguish when one of the star players is sidelined…

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Could Stem Cells Prove to Be Music to the Ears of Tinnitus Sufferers?

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What is Tinnitus? Tinnitus is a common problem that, in different forms, affects around 20% of the population. It manifests as a perception of a ringing, buzzing, whistling or roaring noise, often of high-pitched or variable quality, in the head, or in one or both ears. It may be fleeting,…

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Back to Basics: SVF and PRP in the Management of Degenerative Disc Disease

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Degenerative Disc Disease Degenerative Disc Disease (DDD), as the name implies, refers to a condition characterized by pain and possible radiating weakness/numbness stemming from the degeneration or break down of a spinal disc, impinging on the nerve(s).  This disease occurs when an intervertebral disc loses its integrity and its ability…

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Are Stem Cells a Viable Therapeutic Option for Autism/A.S.D.?

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Autism as a Neural Development Disorder Autism is classified as a disorder of neural development and exists as part of a wider “Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)” of non-specific and overlapping neurological development conditions. It is equally common in all races and all nationalities, though it is three to four times…

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Stromal Vascular Fraction Therapy: A Multi-Discipline Approach

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In our recent series of blogs and articles, we have highlighted specific diseases and conditions that were effectively managed using Stromal Vascular Fraction (SVF) or its derivative component adipose-derived stem cells.  For more information on how these multipotent regenerative agents of change impact the health outcomes of patients with osteoarthritis,…

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Adipose-Derived Stem Cells and Their Place in Regenerative Medicine

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Although there was a time when the mention of “stem cells” brought to mind procedures and practices involving neonatal cell extraction and painful bone marrow surgeries, regenerative medicine researchers have provided a strong case for adult stem cells in the treatment of disease.  In fact, for use in the majority…

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Stem Cells Fight for Patients Whose Bodies Fight Them Back

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Thanks to breakthroughs in modern medicine, including infection control and general public health education, people over the past half-century have been living longer. Some of this longevity could be in part due to lifestyle and environmental changes, but much of the credit is owed to advances in preventative medicine. However,…

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Using Fat to Save a Foot: Stromal Vascular Fraction (SVF) and the Treatment of Critical Limb Ischemia

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Critical Limb Ischemia (CLI) is a serious end-stage manifestation of peripheral artery disease. CLI consists of a combination of three separate conditions, each more devastating than the other.  Ischemic rest pain is experienced as an uncomfortable burning sensation in the feet and lower legs aggravated by resting states such as sitting…

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Stromal Stem Cells, Platelet Rich Plasma, and the Treatment of Osteoarthritis

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Stromal Vascular Fraction (SVF), a suspension consisting of a wide variety of beneficial stem cell types, which can be easily obtained from a patient’s own adipose tissue.  Utilizing a simple and minimally-invasive outpatient procedure, a small amount of a patient’s unused fat tissue is removed and transformed into a ready…

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