Physicians Practicing Regenerative Medicine in The United States
The very exciting and relatively new field of Regenerative Medicine has been and continues to be a buzz in the medical community. The key and core components of Regenerative Medicine are based on the regrowth of human tissue, organs, and even joint regrowth therapies like Osteoarthritis. These types of procedures are done in physicians’ offices nationwide, and are executed through two main avenues of treatment, the use of platelet rich plasma (PRP) and stem cell therapy.
The use of PRP and Stem Cell Therapy are for all intents and purposes the ground level and bedrock of the regenerative medicine space. In this new and ever expanding field, these have been most widely used in doctors’ offices.
But what exactly is Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy and what is Stem Cell Therapy?
According to the Virginia Tech Institute, PRP therapy is [...]