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Depression, Hygiene, and Joint Pain

It is not uncommon for patients with long standing pain in multiple joints to become depressed. Especially, multiple joint arthritis. Advancing age and obesity accelerate the degenerative cascade of arthritis, especially in lower extremity joints, such as the hip, knee and ankle. This is why older...

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Helping Your Body Heal Itself

Often patients want simple, but a more specific understanding of how stem cells actually work. That’s good, because understanding stem cells is still unfolding. They are very complicated and sophisticated to understand. What is a Stem Cell? Basically, a stem cell is an undifferentiated cell that can...

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Hip AVN: Avascular Necrosis

Hip AVN Hip AVN or avascular necrosis, is the most common joint affected with AVN. However, not all AVN is the same causation or severity. AVN occurs when the blood supply to a region of bone becomes impaired, this leads to bone cell death or necrosis. This is much similar to a heart attack ( [&h...

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A Patient Was Told She Needed Knee and Ankle Surgery

Often, Dr. Lox is consulted for his opinion after patients see other doctors. This patient specifically was 70 years old and lived out of state. She found Dr. Lox after being told she needed knee and ankle surgery and was not happy with that. The patient previously had hand PRP which was effective,...

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Hip and Shoulder AVN

Avascular Necrosis or AVN is a very complicated diagnosis. Avascular Necrosis by definition is the death of bone tissue due to a lack of blood supply. Also called osteonecrosis, it can lead to tiny breaks in the bone and cause the bone to collapse. The process usually takes months to years. A few...

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Shoulder Pain and Injuries: How To Avoid Shoulder Surgery

Anatomy of The Shoulder Shoulder pain can be stemming from many different causes.  Sometimes it’s not just one cause, its several.  The shoulder has many moving parts, so it is not a simple joint.  It’s quite complex.  Let’s go over the shoulder anatomy to give you a better idea....

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Knee Stem Cell Therapy and Regenerative Medicine

Knee Stem Cell Therapy Knee Stem Cell Therapy is one of the most commonly preformed joints for stem cells and Regenerative Medicine therapy. Dr. Lox is an expert in Sports and Regenerative Medicine. Dr. Lox has treated a wide variety of knee problems, young and old, and even professional athletes....

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Knee Arthritis and Regenerative Medicine Stem Cell Therapy Options

Knee arthritis is more commonly called degenerative arthritis or osteoarthritis from a medical standpoint. Understanding the process is a bit more complicated. Most people think knee arthritis happens when your old. However, it can occur in 20 year old’s with prior significant trauma and surgery,...

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Shoulder Rotator Cuff Tears

The Shoulder Joint and Regenerative Therapy The shoulder joint is complex to allow the greater motion than the hip joint. With that complexity comes more parts that can wear or be injured. Dr. Lox is an expert in Sports and Regenerative Medicine and understands the role of stem cell therapy in addressing...

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Dr. Lox Discusses Hips, Knees, Ankle and the Spine: Weight Loading

Dennis M. Lox M.D., is an expert in Sports and Regenerative Medicine. Dr. Lox has a special expertise in the effects of aging, trauma, prior surgery on degenerative arthritis or osteoarthritis. Unlike the shoulder, being overweight doesn’t directly affect the shoulder. Weight on Your Joints The force...

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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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