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Hip AVN – Elite Soccer Player From Australia

Oct 26, 2018

Hip AVN – Elite Soccer Player From Australia Consults Dennis M. Lox, MD,.   AVN occurs when the blood supply to the bone becomes disrupted. Eventually, AVN  leads to ischemia and bone cell death (necrosis). For athletes, an AVN injury could be career ending so preventing rapid secondary degenerative arthritis should be the focus. When the bone collapses and the joint erodes joint replacement is imminent. On the other hand, if prevention of joint collapse occurs then it may be possible to…

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Avascular Necrosis and Stem Cells

Dec 11, 2015

Avascular necrosis occurs most frequently in the hip. This is followed by the shoulders and then the knee. AVN however, may occur in any joint or bone, even the sesamoids of the foot or the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). Trauma is the leading causative factor, followed by idiopathic or unknown causes. Excessive corticosteroids are also a frequent inciting factor. Cortisone treatments for respiratory ailments or autoimmune disorders are frequently associated factors. Stem cells have been considered a viable treatment strategy, as…

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Dr. Lox an internationally renown Sports and Regenerative Medicine

Apr 22, 2015

Dr. Lox an internationally renown Sports and Regenerative Medicine physician that specializes in Stem Cell Therapy, visited Beverly Hills, California to discuss Stem Cells with a Group of International stem cell researchers. Dr. Lox exchanged ideas and opinions on various of regenerative subjects. These topics included new research trends in the perception of stem cells, as well as scientific breakthroughs in various areas. Dr. Lox expertise in sports and arthritis treatment with autologous stem cells has led to many speaking…

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Puerto rican with Severe Knee Arthritis Consults Dr. Lox for Stem Cells

Jan 12, 2015

Puerto Rican with Severe Knee Arthritis Consults Dr. Lox for Stem Cells for evaluation of treating her knees with Stem Cell Therapy. Her arthritis (osteoarthritis) had been progressing over several years. Now she has been told that she should consider having both knees replaced. The prospect of something going wrong with the surgery or being worse off after having her knees replaced was frightening for her. She researched Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Therapy. She contacted Dennis M. Lox, MD,…

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Dr. Dennis Lox Invited to India To Lecture

Jan 06, 2015

Dennis M. Lox, MD, Invited to India To Lecture. Dennis M. Lox, MD, presented his findings on treating athletes with avascular necrosis (AVN) with Stem Cell Therapy at a Regenerative Medicine conference in Spain. The Dean of an Indian medical school attending Dr. Lox’s lecture was so impressed with the clinical results, he invited Dr. Lox to come to his medical school and speak on Stem Cell Therapy. Dr. Lox frequently lectures on a national and international level. Interacting with…

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South African Soccer Player Consults Dr. Dennis Lox For Stem Cells

Jan 02, 2015

A South African Soccer Player reached out to Dennis M. Lox, MD, for consultation related to chronic knee pain and stem cell treatment. The pain was severe enough to affect the patient’s Athletic performance as he had signs of osteoarthritis with wear and tear by his mid-30’s. The South African soccer player began experiencing progressive knee pain, a symptom of progressive, non-reversible OA. Outsmarting the intricate balance of catabolic and anabolic influences and the subtle cellular signaling of Cytokine influences has…

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Patient From The UK with Ankle AVN

Dec 30, 2014

Patient From The UK with Ankle AVN. A soccer player in the United Kingdom contacted Dennis M. Lox, MD, for treatment of avascular necrosis (AVN) of the ankle with stem cells. Avascular necrosis occurs when the blood supply to a region of bone becomes impaired resulting in bone cell death (necrosis). This may lead to the necrotic area collapsing and resulting in rapid degenerative arthritis. Trauma in athletes is common. Soccer players are prone to ankle injuries. Though rare compared…

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New Zealand Regenerative Medicine Physician Quotes Dr. Lox

Dec 26, 2014

New Zealand Regenerative Medicine Physician quotes Dr. Lox. The Internet has become a readily available resource for investigating and researching regenerative medicine topics, with a lot of information that is available worldwide. Often some of this information is borrowed from other sources that have already written lengthy or through aspects of a topic. This use or re-use of information is again borderless on the web. Dennis M. Lox, MD,, an expert in Sports and Regenerative Medicine has written and lectured…

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Ukraine Stem Cell Physician Cites Dr. Dennis Lox

Dec 09, 2014

A Ukraine Stem Cell Physician cites Dennis M. Lox, MD,. Patients consult with Dr. Lox routinely from around the globe. Physicians discuss cases at conferences routinely. It is not uncommon that other physicians will site Dr. Lox in their blogs on Regenerative Medicine or Stem Cell Therapy. Dr. Lox has seen some Physicians from far away quote him. This occurred from the country Ukraine when Dr. Lox noted a Ukrainian physician quoting him on his website referencing stem cell treatments.…

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Saudi Patient Opts for PRP for Knee Osteoarthritis (OA)

Dec 03, 2014

Saudi Patient Opts for PRP for Knee Osteoarthritis Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) has been utilized for some time for musculoskeletal disorders, including knee osteoarthritis (OA). A patient from Saudi Arabia traveling to the United States began experiencing more knee discomfort from the travel and sightseeing. She contacted Dennis M. Lox, MD, for knee PRP as an aid to alleviate her discomfort and improve her mobility while traveling. Dr. Lox felt that Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) would be a possible good…

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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.