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Stem Cell Therapy Cost for Spine and Joints. Is it cheaper than “out of pocket” Insurance cost? Possibly….

Stem Cell Therapy Cost for Spine and Joints. Is it cheaper than “out of pocket” Insurance cost? Possibly….

Stem cell therapy cost for Spine and Joints This article is about the Stem cell therapy cost for Spine and Joints possibly being cheaper than "out of pocket" costs in spite of carrying insurance. One of my patient Brenda who was suffering from knee pain for many years. She spent less money on her stem cell treatment for her knee pain when compared to the the "out of pocket" insurance costs. Despite spending a lot of her own money on traditional treatments, she continued to suffer.  She failed physical therapy, medications and multiple injections. She said she underwent at least 20-25 knee…

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Does Stem Cell Therapy Work in Knee Pain from Arthritis? Explanation of Clinical Trials for Patients.

Does Stem Cell Therapy Work in Knee Pain from Arthritis? Explanation of Clinical Trials for Patients.

Does Stem Cell Therapy Work in Knee Pain from Arthritis? If you are suffering from knee pain due to arthritis and are exploring Stem Cell options, you probably had these questions. Are there any clinical trials for stem cells to treat knee arthritis? Does stem cell therapy work in knee pain? Can stem cells be an alternative to total knee replacement? Do stem cells regenerate knee cartilage? I looked into the medical literature to find answers.  I was looking specifically for FDA allowed treatments. Why did I look for only FDA allowed treatments? Because legitimate stem cell clinics offer FDA…

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Can Stem Cells prevent Lumbar Fusion Surgery? Ask Brenda.

 Can Stem Cells Prevent Lumbar Fusion Surgery? Lumbar fusion surgery helps a lot of patients suffering from lower back pain. In this surgery the spinal bones are fused together,  usually with metal. However, like most surgeries performed to treat pain, the success rate for fusion surgery is not very impressive. One extensive review revealed that pain relief outcomes from fusion surgeries are no better than outcomes from conservative therapies. Another review of long term fusion clinical trials came to the same conclusion that fusion surgeries are not effective. Moreover, since it's a complex surgery, it is associated with complications.…

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Can Stem Cells reduce the Opioid epidemic? Possibly. At least Michael thinks so!!

Can Stem Cells reduce the Opioid epidemic? Possibly. At least Michael thinks so!!

 Can Stem Cells reduce the opioid epidemic? For many years, Michael has been struggling with back pain. It was limiting his ability to work and more importantly preventing him from enjoying time with his family. Unfortunately, in spite of trying different pain relieving measures like physical therapy, spinal injections and chiropractic care, he continued to suffer from back pain. Finally he was prescribed hydrocodone- a powerful opioid. Although this opioid pain medication helped him initially, its efficacy decreased with time and the doses had to be escalated to provide relief from his back pain. Finally, even though he was…

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11 things you must know about Stem Cell spine injections

Stem cells are specialised cells in your body which form new tissue and replace damaged tissues. They also secrete chemicals which are powerful anti inflammatory effects. This results in pain relief.

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