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Shoulder Pain That Keeps You Down: Is Regenerative Medicine an Option?

Dec 27, 2018

Causes of Shoulder Pain Chronic shoulder pain may arise from many different underlying causes. Often there are several underlying problems. The shoulder is a complex joint, so with many parts involved, it is not always as simple as we would like. This is especially true as we age, and with a prior history of sports, and or trauma. Whether or not, it is your dominant arm that is often a factor. Surprisingly though, the non dominant arm is often the…

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ABC Action News Dr. Lox Discusses Stem Cells with Ian Beckles and Brandi Winans

Nov 16, 2018

ABC Action News Dr. Lox Discusses Stem Cells with Ian Beckles and Brandi Winans ABC Action News Morning Blend Natalie Taylor interviewed Dennis M. Lox, MD, and his patients former NFL player and Radio Personality Ian Beckles, and Author and NFL Alumni Liaison Brandi Winans on their stem cell therapy. This was the second of a three-part airing of Dr. Lox and his patients, all notable Tampa Bay Area names. Dennis M. Lox, MD, has treaty a variety of professional…

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Dr. Lox on Bodybuilding, Weightlifting and Shoulder Arthritis Pain

Oct 08, 2018

Athletes and Weightlifting Weightlifting, Shoulder Pain and Aging Dennis M. Lox, MD,, a Sports and Regenerative Medicine expert discusses athletes shoulder pain from weightlifting, sports exercises, and how to find knee pain relief with so many confusing options and opinions. Shoulder Problems Often many aspects of the shoulder are problems. The rotator cuff, the glenoid labrum, the shoulder joint may be arthritic, the biceps may be worn, a ligament may be torn, or a bone spur may be hitting a…

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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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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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Your Shoulder and Regenerative Medicine

Jun 22, 2018

Shoulder Pain and Regenerative Therapy Your shoulder is a frequent source of pain for athletes and non-athletes alike. The shoulder is used all day for many tasks that we often take for granted. As we age it is not uncommon to develop arthritis. It is also frequently injured in sports. Shoulder problems have ended many baseball pitchers career. Regenerative Medicine is now becoming a more popular option for not just athletes with shoulder pain, but normal people looking for a…

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Pennsylvanian Trainer with a Torn Shoulder Labrum Has Successful Stem Cell Treatment with Dr. Lox

Jul 25, 2017

Can Stem Cell Therapy Heal a Glenoid Labrum Tear? The personal trainer was an avid weightlifter who had to stop a significant portion of his upper body exercises with weights due to shoulder pain. An orthopedic surgeon recommended arthroscopic shoulder surgery to repair the torn glenoid labrum. He personally knew Dennis M. Lox, MD, for many years. He was also the owner of a successful personal training business, as well as a competitive weightlifter. Instead of shoulder surgery, he opted to fly…

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Professional Baseball Pitcher has Shoulder Labral Stem Cells with Dr. Lox

Jun 07, 2017

 Shoulder Labral Stem Cells Professional sports athletes are turning more towards stem cell therapy as an alternative to surgery. A professional baseball pitcher, diagnosed with a tear or torn shoulder glenoid labrum had recurring pain with shoulder movement and pitching. His fastball velocity dropped. The shoulder joint is covered with a cartilage structure called the glenoid labrum. The pitcher eventually had arthroscopic surgery. After a period of rehabilitation, he returned to pitching. However, his fastball velocity never consistently returned. This…

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Kung Fu Master Opts For Shoulder Pain, Supraspinatus Tear and Stem Cells with Dr. Lox

May 18, 2017

Dr. Lox has treated many martial artists with stem cell therapy. It is interesting to see the older wiser ones who are unassuming, and one would never know that they are highly trained individuals. They are mild-mannered and would rather walk away from trouble than create a problem. This 60-year-old patient was very interesting as well. He was an undefeated high school wrestler, who turned down a college scholarship to wrestle at Nebraska. Instead, he wanted to make money right…

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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.