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Knee Meniscal Tears

Knee Anatomy and The Meniscus The knee meniscus is one of the more commonly injured segments in the knee joint. There are 2 cross ligaments the ACL and PCL with prevents forward and backwards movements of the thigh bone the femur on the lower leg bone tibia. The inner and outer aspects of the knee...

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Different Treatment Options After an AVN Diagnosis

What is Avascular Necrosis? Stem cell treatment for avascular necrosis (AVN), often referred to as osteonecrosis has been used as an alternative to surgery in cases. There are many names for AVN. Buchman disease, Dias disease, Dietrich disease, Kienbock disease, etc… There are so many different...

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Knee Arthritis: Understanding the Problem

Most patients and people have an unclear understanding of exactly what knee arthritis is, and how it occurs and progresses. A basic understanding can profoundly affect your life, and how we age as a body in general. Sounds so simple? It is and it isn’t.

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Hip Replacement Surgery Alternatives

Hip replacement surgery alternatives, is a commonly discussed topic with Dennis M. Lox M.D., an expert in Sports and Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Therapy. Patients are becoming more research oriented and proactive with their own care. This is actually a good thing. A patient who understands...

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AVN Or Avascular Necrosis Explained

What is AVN? AVN or avascular necrosis, sometimes referred to as osteonecrosis, occurs when the blood supply to a region of bone becomes impaired or disrupted, this avascularity leads to bone cell death or necrosis. The extent of the area of necrosis is important, as is if the area includes the area...

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Hip And Knee Pain Weight

Why Being Overweight Is Bad For Your Knees and Hips Most frequently patients discuss factors with Dr. Dennis Lox M.D, which help or worsen arthritis of the hips and knee. An unfortunate reality is that our society is overweight. The average American gains 10 pounds every decade. This translates to...

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Knee Pain in Athletes

There are many sources of knee pain in athletes. Different sports exert different forces, but trauma can do many things. Soccer, basketball and football are notorious for ACL and meniscal injuries. Weightlifting and Bodybuilding Lunges, leg presses and knee extensions all place excessive force on...

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Rafael Nadal Wins 14th French Open with Bad Foot

Men’s professional Tennis superstar, Rafael Nadal is no stranger to injuries in his career. In 2012 he took 7 months off tour for knee Regenerative Medicine Stem Cell Therapy, the following year in 2013 he was World number 1 again, and has an outstanding career the last 10 years. Dr. Lox lectured...

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5 Years After Knee Stem Cell Therapy with Dr. Lox, Doing Great

Stem Cell Injections for Knee Arthritis 5 years after having knee stem cell therapy with Dennis Lox, M.D, a 64 year old woman is very thankful for having knee injections with Dr. Lox. Prior to her knee stem cells, she could not walk any prolonged periods without severe knee pain. She was depressed...

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Chronic Pain in the Hip: Alternative Repair Strategies

Hip Pain Chronic hip pain is a frequent complaint. It may be the result of athletic injuries, overuse, wear and tear arthritis, or may signal a more complicated ailment such as Avascular Necrosis. Prompt attention may avert a more progressive problem such as arthritis. A thorough history, physical...

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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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