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A Wrestler With Knee Pain

Oct 16, 2015

A Wrestler With Knee Pain Treated with Stem Cell Therapy by Dr. Lox. Wrestlers are prone to many injuries. Of all leg injuries, the knee may be the hardest to deal with. So much mobility is required in the takedown. Speed and agility are hindered by an injured knee joint. Knee problems in wrestlers are the same as in many sports. Knee meniscal injuries, ligament sprains, bursitis, bone bruises, and even failed knee surgery. Knee arthritis generally does not affect…

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Multi-joint Avascular necrosis

Oct 14, 2015

Multi-joint Avascular necrosis After Chemotherapy a Significant Problem. Avascular necrosis (AVN) occurs when the blood supply to a region of bone becomes disrupted leading to ischemia and bone cell death or necrosis. The extent of necrosis is significant for both the prognosis and treatment recommendations. Avascular necrosis (AVN) may result from many causative factors. Trauma is the leading cause. However several other mechanisms exist related to disease states and after chemotherapy. AVN following chemotherapy much like corticosteroid induced AVN may…

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An Elite Soccer Player from Russia

Oct 12, 2015

An Elite Soccer Player from Russia contacts Dr. Lox for Knee Stem Cell Therapy. The soccer player wished to avoid knee surgery. Knee surgery while extremely common is not without risk. An elite athlete that does not return to his former level of functioning after knee surgery may lose his position on a team and be replaced. Competition at the elite level is such that knee pain or swelling may prevent the athlete from competing. Many professional athletes have never…

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A Patient From Finland

Oct 09, 2015

A Patient From Finland With Hip Arthritis Consults Dr. Lox For Stem Cell Therapy. Dennis M. Lox, MD, an expert in stem cell therapy, treats patients from around the world. Patients sometimes think other countries must be more advanced in stem cell therapy than the United States. The prior public perception was in some cases, and still may remain so, that stem cell therapy is not available in the United States. Some countries do not allow stem cell therapy, or…

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Concert Pianist Plays First Concert

Oct 07, 2015

Concert Pianist Plays First Concert After Wrist Stem Cells. The Concert pianist from England was diagnosis with wrist Avascular Necrosis and was told the most probably treatment option was to fuse her wrist. This would essentially end her career as a concert pianist. For this reason, she began researching treatment options including stem cell therapy. The problem she faced with continued concert play, was her wrist Avascular Necrosis would continue to wear and tear, resulting in the possibility of the…

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Wrist Scapholunate Tear

Oct 05, 2015

Wrist Scapholunate Tear Treated with Stem Cell Therapy. A patient with chronic wrist pain was diagnosed with a scapholunate ligament tear on MRI imaging. Scapholunate ligament injuries may be a source of chronic wrist pain. Along with TFCC tears of the wrist, scapholunate ligament injuries may hamper daily activities, work or athletic performance. The use of stem cell injections in chronic wrist injuries may be of value in healing without the risk of surgical procedures. The wrist is prone to…

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Knee Pain Treated

Oct 01, 2015

Knee Pain Treated with Stem Cell Injections. When we are confronted by knee pain the standard course of treatment is usually quite similar. Recommendations for arthritis medications (non-steroidal anti-inflammatories), cortisone injections, physical therapy, and even surgery are often given. Few patients are told or are aware of the true nature of knee problems. Most of the time the problem is slowly progressing along a natural course towards arthritis or worsening of it. The eventual outcome is the progressive nature of…

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Lithuanian Patient with Hip AVN

Sep 30, 2015

Lithuanian Patient with Hip AVN Consults Dr. Lox For Hip Stem Cells. A patient from Lithuania diagnosed with hip avascular necrosis traveled to see Dennis M. Lox, MD, for hip stem cell therapy. Stem cell therapy is not new. In the 1960’s bone marrow transplants were used to replenish the destroyed blood cells after chemotherapy or radiation therapy. What actually occurred was during the bone marrow transplant blood-forming hematopoietic stem cells were transferred from the donor to the recipient. This…

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Los Angeles Stem Cell Repair

Sep 29, 2015

Los Angeles Stem Cell Repair For Orthopedic Problems. Los Angeles is renown for plastic surgery, celebrities, models and looking good. Stem cells and Regenerative Medicine are flourishing, as technology to keep pace with keeping patients youthful in appearance, as well as feeling good in their bodies is increasing. Aches and pains are synonymous with aging. A facelift may make one appear younger, yet in the morning the stiffness in their joints reminds them of their age. Patients now want to look…

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Canadian with Knee Pain

Sep 28, 2015

Canadian with Knee Pain Flys to see Dr. Lox in Beverly Hills for Stem Cell Treatment. A Canadian did her homework and opted to travel to see Dennis M. Lox, MD, a stem cell expert in his Beverly Hills, California office. Dennis M. Lox, MD, an expert in knee and stem cell treatments frequently treats patients from around the globe for many conditions including knee disorders and knee osteoarthritis or knee arthritis. Dr. Lox sees many patients from Canada and…

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About the Author

Dennis M. Lox M.D. is an internationally renown Sports and Regenerative Medicine specialist. Dr. Lox incorporates Regenerative Medicine techniques such as cell science applications, Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP), and Tissue Engineering aspects, to help patients from around the world with a vast array of problems. Dr. Lox is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Lox lectures extensively and has edited two PM&R textbooks, the prestigious A State of the Art Review (Star) on Low Back Pain, and Soft Tissue Injuries: Diagnosis and Treatment.

Dennis M. Lox M.D. maintains an active practice in the Tampa Bay, Florida area, and in Beverly Hills, California.