Clearwater, FL - (727) 462-5582
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Navigating Knee Meniscal Tears: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Knee injuries can be a common setback, and one prevalent issue many individuals face is a meniscal tear. The meniscus, a C-shaped cartilage in the knee, plays a crucial role in providing stability and cushioning. In this blog, we will delve into the causes, symptoms, and treatment options for knee...

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28 Year Old with Polio and Back Pain

A 28 year old with the diagnosis of polio, is rare indeed in 2023. He was tragically discharged as an infant in a foreign country, and thus was not immunized as an infant. He developed polio of both lower limbs with weakness, and atrophy. What is Polio? Polio is a virus transmitted...

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Shoulder AVN with Rheumatoid Arthritis

AVN and Rheumatoid Arthritis A 35 year old man with shoulder pain, began insidiously, 2 years ago. It slowly progressed his PCP ordered an MRI, and referred him to an orthopedic surgeon. He was told he had Avascular Necrosis (AVN) of the humeral head without joint collapse. He was treaded conservatively...

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Longevity: Knowledge is Power

Longevity Lifespan is how long you live.   Health span is how long you are healthy in your life. Most people, when asked, do not want a long life if their quality of life is compromised. Morbidly is age related impairment of health. 5 Dreadful Diseases Degenerative arthritis Cardiovascular...

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Ankle AVN and Regenerative Therapy: What You Need to Know

If you’ve been dealing with ankle AVN and wondering if there’s an alternative to surgery, then you’re in the right place. Ankle Avascular Necrosis (AVN) can be a debilitating condition, and traditional treatment options often involve invasive surgery and long recovery times. But...

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Neck Herniated Disk; What Severe Means.

Recently, I saw a new patient, who came in with neck pain. As I looked at her MRI reports, the radiologist report said, “large herniated disc at C6-7 to the left with severe canal narrowing.” That instantly grabbed my attention.  Huge RED FLAG! The first thing is to...

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Knee Pain in a Runner

Knee Pain Knee pain in runners is a common problem. Unfortunately, runners place great stress on the knee joint, and often they view the only form of rewarding exercise as running. This is especially true for distance runners. The more distance runs the greater the stress on the knee joint. Marathoners...

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Shoulder AVN

AVN of the Shoulder There are several potential causes of avascular necrosis of the shoulder, including trauma, steroid use, and excessive alcohol consumption. In my case, it was likely due to repetitive strain from overuse of my shoulder joint. Treatment Options Treatment options for shoulder...

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Knee Pain Alternatives to Knee Surgery

When it comes to managing knee pain and avoiding knee surgery, there are several alternatives worth considering. These alternatives include: Medications: Over-the-counter pain relievers like acetaminophen and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) can help manage knee pain. However,...

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Are You Looking to Avoid Surgery?

If you haven't found joint relief should schedule a personal consultation with Dennis M. Lox, M.D., to learn if you are able to get joint relief without the need for invasive surgery.

Stem Cell Therapy in Clearwater, FL and Beverly Hills, CA

Dr. Lox treats the Tampa Bay Metro Area including Clearwater, St. Petersburg, Tampa , Pinellas Park, Palm Harbor, Orlando and Sarasota as well as the Los Angeles Metro Area including Santa Monica and Beverly Hills.

Call our office in Clearwater, FL or Beverly Hills, CA to schedule a consultation with Dr. Dennis Lox.

Clearwater, Florida Office

2030 Drew St.
Clearwater, FL 33765
(727) 462-5582

Beverly Hills, California Office

450 N Roxbury Dr. #602
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
(310) 975-7033

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