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Stem Cells For Hip Pain

Feb 17, 2016

Stem cells for hip pain may be used for a variety of different reasons. Dr. Lox is an expert in the use of stem cells for hip pain and other musculoskeletal disorders. Stem cells are our own natural repair cells and with proper application may be a useful strategy for chronic hip pain. Dr. Lox has treated patients from young to older individuals with varying degrees of hip problems. Stem cells for hip pain may be used for many such…

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A Patient From Mexico with Hip Arthritis

Jan 27, 2016

A patient from Mexico consulted Dennis M. Lox, MD, for hip arthritis or osteoarthritis (OA). Unlike rheumatoid arthritis, which is an autoimmune disease, osteoarthritis or generalized arthritis may be multifactorial. Previously osteoarthritis (OA) was felt to be a disorder of wear and tear or life events. We now know osteoarthritis (OA) or arthritis of the hip, knee, spine and other joints is more complicated. There may be a genetic component. Trauma predisposes to the development of OA. Trauma may be…

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Wrestler From New Jersey

Jan 11, 2016

A traumatic induced hip AVN in a New Jersey wrestler flew to Tampa Bay, Florida to see Dennis M. Lox, MD,, an expert in stem cell therapy and avascular necrosis (AVN) or osteonecrosis. The New Jersey teen wrestler was not improving, walking was difficult, and he was told he may need a hip joint replacement. He flew to Dr. Lox after his mother extensively researched Regenerative Medicine, stem cells, AVN, and Dennis M. Lox, MD,. Meeting her strict approval and…

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Vietnamese Patient with Hip Arthritis

Jan 04, 2016

A patient from Vietnam with chronic hip pain from osteoarthritis (arthritis) consulted Dr. Lox for hip stem cell therapy. Dr. Lox is an expert in the use of stem cell therapy for hip pain and arthritis. Dr. Lox has treated patients with a variety of conditions from around the globe with stem cell therapy. Hip pain may arise from multiple sources. The most prevalent cause is hip degenerative arthritis. Hip arthritis only trails knee arthritis in frequency of joint arthritis.…

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A Patient From Finland with Hip AVN

Dec 18, 2015

A patient from Finland consulted Dennis M. Lox, MD, for hip avascular necrosis (AVN). The presumed etiology was unknown. The Finland patient was interested in stem cell therapy as an option for hip avascular necrosis (AVN). Dennis M. Lox, MD, an expert in Sports and Regenerative Medicine, and the use of stem cell therapy for the treatment of hip avascular necrosis (AVN), is frequently consulted from around the world on avascular necrosis (AVN). Stem cell therapy for AVN is considered…

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A Patient in Vermont Consults

Nov 02, 2015

Information obtained from: Dr. Lox | www.drlox.com. A patient from Vermont who was diagnosed with hip avascular necrosis (AVN) consulted with Dennis M. Lox, MD, for evaluation of stem cell therapy. Dr. Lox an expert in stem cell therapy and avascular necrosis (AVN), often is consulted for options in patients with avascular necrosis (AVN). Stem cells may be an option for some patients with AVN as the prognosis is often grave, and recommendations for hip replacement surgery are often given. Avascular necrosis occurs…

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A Hockey Player With Hip Pain

Oct 28, 2015

A Hockey Player With Hip Pain Treated with Stem Cell Therapy. Hockey involves many different muscle groups and joints to play well with great skill. When a joint in the leg is affected, the ability to skate well and react quickly may become impaired. This is very true of the hip joint. Successful professional hockey players have played well into their later 40’s. When hip problems occur, mobility can become affected. In turns of arthroscopic surgical techniques, hip labral surgery…

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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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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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New York Man cancels surgery at Hospital

Sep 21, 2015

New York Man cancels surgery at Hospital for Special Surgery to Treat Hip AVN with Stem Cells. Dennis M. Lox, MD, has treated patients from around the world with Avascular Necrosis (AVN) sometimes referred to as osteonecrosis. The most commonly affected joint with AVN is the hip. Often hip AVN is seen as bilateral or in both hips. Frequently AVN patients are offered little in the way of treatment. Surgical options are complicated and are associated with a prolonged recovery.…

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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.