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Healing Is Possible

A staggering ninety-five percent of individuals will suffer from some form of chronic, ongoing pain throughout their lives- most commonly, in the neck, the back or both. After learning such a shocking statistic, I’ve been anxious to dive deeper into ...

Jan 19th, 2020
What Is Platelet-rich Plasma (Prp)?

How Platelet Rich Plasma is Derived from the Body In order to obtain PRP from an individual, a vial of blood must be drawn. The amount drawn is often around 30 ccs. A sample of this size will generally yield between three and five ccs of PRP. ...

Jan 18th, 2020
Mesenchymal Stem Cells And Their Role In Regenerative Medicine

How Mesenchymal Stem Cells are Used in Regenerative Medicine Mesenchymal Stem Cells (or MSCs) extracted from one’s body are multipotent cells, meaning that they are able to change into other types of cells such as osteoblasts (bone cells), chondrocytes ...

Feb 6th, 2018
Limitations On Mobility After Spinal Fusion

Understanding the Spinal Fusion Procedure The goal of spinal fusion is to connect adjoining vertebrae by using techniques developed from researching the actual healing process that broken bones undergo. Bone-compatible materials made from bone grafts ...

Feb 6th, 2018
Makeup And Mechanics Of The Spine

The Anatomy of the Spine The spine runs from the pelvis near the hips all the way up to the skull, and it is divided up into four separate sections: the cervical spine, the thoracic spine, the lumbar spine, and the sacrum. The first three of these ...

Dec 26th, 2017