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Considering Surgery? Consider Stem Cell Therapy Instead!

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Background. As we age, it seems inevitable that eventually our joints will wear out and begin to fail us.  Years spent walking and standing in the course of our professional careers and maintaining an active lifestyle puts an enormous strain on the body’s joints, especially the knees and hips.  While…

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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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