Regenerative Medicine

What is Arthritis?

The other day while reviewing an MRI with a patient, she asked a simple, but thought-provoking question, “What is arthritis?” I started thinking—as providers of medical care, we throw out a lot of common terms under the assumption that patients have a general understanding of the material discussed. It appears that this is not always the case.

So, today I’m going to discuss the basics of arthritis. As there are different forms […]

By |May 23rd, 2017|Categories: Regenerative Medicine||0 Comments

The Importance of Imaging Guidance for Advanced Injection Procedures

I recently attended the annual conference of the Interventional Orthopedics Foundation (IOF, Home – Interventional Orthopedics Foundation), which included two days of training in regenerative medicine, including stem cell procedures and bone marrow aspirate harvesting techniques for stem cells.

The IOF promotes advanced techniques for advancing regenerative medicine. They are rigorously based in safe and effective techniques and promote outcomes-based research.

One of the tenets of membership is that members must

Attest that all injection […]

By |February 25th, 2017|Categories: Regenerative Medicine|Tags: , , |0 Comments