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Penn State Continues Wrestling Dominance: Part One

May 01, 2019

Penn State Wins 8th of last 9th NCAA Wrestling Titles: Wrestling Success and Physicality Wrestling is a very physical sport prone to injuries. To sustain dominance year after year is no coincidence – Penn State has a formula for success. Let’s take a quick look back at the history of wrestling and shed some light on the patterns of success surrounding the greatest wrestlers of their era who then became extraordinary successful coaches. Dennis M. Lox M.D. Sports and Regenerative…

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LA California Man with Arthritic Two Knees

Apr 29, 2019

Skiing Knee Injuries Knee Arthritis is seldom isolated. A man from Los Angeles (LA), California consulted Dennis M. Lox M.D. for evaluation of what started as left knee pain, and then the story evolved as most do to more complicated. This particular gentleman was in his late 50’s and noted he had a torn knee meniscus, confirmed by an MRI years ago. Many years. when pressed further he felt it was about 20 years ago. A big difference to a…

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ABC Action News Dr. Lox with former NFL Players Derrick Brooks, Ian Beckles, former Boxing Champion Antonio Tarver and Brandi Winans

Nov 12, 2018

Dennis M. Lox M.D. was featured on ABC Action News with host Natalie Taylor. He was joined by his patients NFL Hall of Famer Derrick Brooks, former NFL teammate Ian Beckles, former World Boxing Champion Antonio Tarver, and Author / NFL retired players liaison, Brandi Winans. The show was a discussion of stem cells for athletes with joint pain, patients dealing with arthritis and aging, and how to lead a better quality of life with new advancements in Regenerative Medicine and…

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Dr. Lox talks Shoulder Pain with Ron Diaz and Jay Recher on iHeart 620 AM

Sep 28, 2018

Dr. Lox talks Shoulder Pain with Ron Diaz and Jay Recher on iheart 620 AM Dennis M. Lox M.D. was invited back on iheart 620’s Radio studio to talk sports problems, with Ron Diaz fielding questions on shoulder pain. Ron first queried about the use of stem cells in Major League Baseball pitchers throwing arm. Dr. Lox has treated many of the Major League pitchers before and after shoulder arthroscopic surgery, as well as Tommy John elbow surgery. Decades of…

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Shoulder Pain That Keeps You Down

Sep 25, 2018

Causes of Shoulder Pain Chronic shoulder pain may arise from many different underlying causes. Surprisingly though, the nondominant arm is often the problem shoulder. Some people have shoulder pain that evolves slowly, while others only develop shoulder pain at an advanced age. The late onset of shoulder pain is associated with severe degenerative changes and patients are shocked to hear they may need a shoulder replacement surgery. Shoulder Pain Syndromes at a Glance This  list makes up a great majority…

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Teen Baseball Player with Hip Pain and Hip AVN or Osteonecrosis

Sep 10, 2018

Teen Baseball Player with Hip Pain and Hip AVN Consults Dennis M. Lox M.D. A teen soccer player presented to Dr. Lox with an ankle (navicular bone) AVN and was treated with stem cell therapy. Prior to the treatment, she was told she would need an ankle fusion and would never be able to play soccer again. After her ankle stem cell therapy, she returned to play soccer and was the leading scorer on her high school team as a…

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285 Pound ex-Collegiate Weightlifter has Knee Stem Cell Therapy For Knee Pain Arthritis

Aug 28, 2018

Ex-athletes who treat with Dennis M. Lox M.D. for Knee Pain are Motivated This ex-athlete went from a solid muscular 200-pound athlete to a 285 pound,53 years old professional.  Not everyone has to be an athlete or former athlete to get better with knee stem cell therapy. Losing weight is not just easier on the knee, it also lowers risk for a variety of diseases. Patients with high blood pressure or diabetes often reduce or eliminate their medications after weight…

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How To Read A Knee X-Ray

Aug 15, 2018

The 2 Main Bones The large thigh bone is known as the femur, which lies between two shin bones.  The larger shin bone is called the tibia and the smaller shin bone is called the fibula, which does not connect to the knee joint.  The inside of the femur and tibia form the medial joint and the outside of the femur and tibia form the lateral compartment. X-rays show bones but cartilage, ligaments, and muscles can only be seen on…

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Ian Beckles, Former NFL Player/ Radio Personality Treats Knee Pain with Dr. Lox

Aug 13, 2018

Ian Beckles Opts for Knee Pain Relief with Dr. Lox Knee Pain Relief Ian Beckles, a former NFL Tampa Bay Buccaneers player, sought knee pain relief with Dr. Lox. He is a long-standing patient of Dennis M. Lox, MD,, a Sports and Regenerative Medicine specialist. Beckles is a long-standing patient of Dr. Lox who turned to stem cell treatment years ago for his chronic knee pain. Ian Beckles was an early advocate of stem cell applications for sports and orthopedic applications and…

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Former World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Sees Dr. Lox for Shoulder Pain

Aug 13, 2018

Former World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Sees Dr. Lox for Shoulder Pain  Boxing Champion With Shoulder Pain A former weight boxing champion with shoulder pain consulted Dr. Lox for shoulder stem cell injection to relieve shoulder pain that interfered with his boxing training. The shoulder is common in not just boxers, but baseball players, tennis players, and weight lighters. Understanding the origin of the shoulder pain is key to the diagnosis of an expert in Sports and Regenerative Medicine such as…

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About the Author

Whether you are a professional athlete, weekend warrior, or have arthritis from aging, Dr. Lox can help.

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.