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Knee Pain, Arthritis and Stem Cells

Oct 09, 2014

Knee Pain, Arthritis and Stem Cells Chronic knee pain is a frustrating dilemma for the old, young and athlete alike. Knee pain may arise from many conditions including meniscal tears, osteoarthritis and failed knee surgery. Research has shown that most traditional treatments for knee pain including anti-inflammatories and surgery do not alter the progression of arthritis. Patients and athletes are becoming more aware of the progressive nature of arthritis. Early intervention with Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Therapy may alter this…

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Wrist Pain from TFCC Tears and AVN

Oct 08, 2014

Wrist Pain from TFCC Tears and AVN. Wrist pain may develop from multiple factors. Trauma can injure many different wrist anatomical parts. This complex variety of structures in the wrist can create a dilemma in diagnosing wrist problems. The wrist is composed of the two long bones of the forearm, the radius, and ulna, as well as the two rows of carpal bones. Each bone is connected to another adjacent bone by ligaments. Additional cartilage lines the bone articulations to…

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Shoulder Pain Supraspinatus Tears

Oct 06, 2014

Shoulder Pain Supraspinatus Tears. Shoulder problems are frequent in daily life and in athletes. The shoulder is a complex joint involving several motions and many muscle groups. The rotator cuff is 4 separate muscles surrounding the shoulder that insert their tendons onto the humerus bone and act as a shoulder stabilizer or cuff. The rotator cuff is frequently injured or subject to wear and tear. Rotator cuff tears are a frequent finding on shoulder MRI’s. One of the 4 muscles,…

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Tennis Player with Knee Pain Treated PRP

Sep 22, 2014

Tennis Player with Knee Pain Treated PRP.  When a Tennis Player gets knee pain it can be a real problem, especially when in competition. Just look at the case of former World Number 1 Tennis player Rafael Nadal. A competition Tennis player began having nagging knee pain that was hampering his ability to perform, enough so he was losing matches because of it. He consulted with Dennis M. Lox, MD, and it was agreed that Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) was…

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Belgian Doctorate Candidate Requests

Sep 11, 2014

Belgian Doctorate Candidate Requests Permission to quote Dr Lox Website.  He came upon a topic that he thought was well suited to incorporate into his doctoral thesis. He then contacted Dr. Lox regarding the topic and its incorporation into his thesis. Dr. Lox gets many inquiries regarding regenerative medicine. This was a first of its kind. It just goes to show that proper information can be useful at all levels, not just for patient education. Doctors and researchers frequent Dr.…

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Tampa Bay Stem Cell Doctor Treats Knee Pain

Sep 10, 2014

Tampa Bay Stem Cell Doctor treats knee pain with the use of stem cell therapy and has extensive experience in a variety of knee ailments. Dr. Lox has been in the Tampa Bay Area for over 20 years and has treated patients with knee arthritis and knee pain from the weekend warrior to the professional athlete with Stem Cell Therapy. Not all patients who have knee surgery improve, and some patients wish to avoid knee surgery altogether, in these cases…

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Qatar Woman Flies to Florida for Knee Stem Cells with Dr. Lox

Sep 08, 2014

Qatar Woman Flies to Florida for Knee Stem Cells with Dr. Lox. When a patient with a bad hip and knee from early osteoarthritis wants to continue living life to the fullest, some patients do their own research. A research minded woman living in Qatar decided to fly a great distance to have stem cell treatment with Dennis M. Lox, MD,. She was of the opinion that life still is beginning after 50, and she did not want to have…

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Tampa Stem Cell Doctor Lox Treats Knee OA

Sep 04, 2014

Tampa Stem Cell Doctor Lox Treats Knee OA Dennis M. Lox, MD, treats knee injuries and osteoarthritis (OA) with stem cells, as many patients in the Tampa Bay metro area are looking for alternatives to surgery, Dr. Lox became the first in the Tampa Bay Area to offer stem cell treatments for the knee and other joints. Dr. Lox has been performing stem cell therapy for several years and has vast experience in treating a diverse array of problems affecting…

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Achilles Tendon Partial Tear Treatment with Stem Cells

Sep 02, 2014

Dennis M. Lox, MD, an expert in Sports and Regenerative Medicine has treated numerous Achilles tendinitis and partial tears with stem cell therapy. Patients are looking for alternatives to surgery. Achilles tendon surgery is painful and associated with a lengthy recovery. Dr. Lox has seen Tennis players return to play in months. Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) has been used, however, it’s capacity to heal tears may be limited compared to stem cells. Stem cells have a greater capacity for regeneration,…

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Patient from Vancouver Canada consults Dr. Dennis Lox for hip and low back pain

Aug 28, 2014

Patient from Vancouver Canada consults Dennis M. Lox, MD, for hip and low back pain  Dennis M. Lox, MD, an expert in Sports and Regenerative Medicine is frequently consulted by patients from other countries for Stem Cell Therapy. Canada due to its proximity is obviously the most frequent country. One reason is the wait time for joint replacement surgery in the Canadian healthcare system is lengthy, patients often state they might be all better with stem cell treatment long before…

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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.