Clinical Translation of Stem Cells San Diego
Clinical Translation of Stem Cells San Diego, California: Dr. Lox Lectures on Athletes. Dennis M. Lox, MD, lectured on Stem Cell Therapy and Athletes to a group of experts gathered to discuss the clinical translation of stem cells. Dr. Lox a highly respected lecturer, is well versed in Sports Medicine and the treatment of athletes with Stem Cell Therapy. Dr. Lox, presented at the Select Biosciences Clinical Translation of Stem Cells in San Diego, California November 10-11, 2015. Dr. Lox was the only lecturer speaking solely on Sports Medicine and Athletes treated with stem cell therapy. The symposium on stem cells in San Diego, California was a diverse selection of speakers presenting on various stem cell related translation topics.
Dr. Lox showcased the treatment of athletes from a variety of sports including professional athletes. Professional Baseball and Football players highlighted the unique aspects of managing athletes within the realms of return to the sport and the extreme physicality elite athletic competition.
Other sports such as soccer, running, and even ballerinas presented the challenges facing Regenerative Medicine in the Sports Medicine setting. By understanding the science of injury and repair, stem cells and Regenerative Medicine may be applied to aiding today’s athlete for return to the sport, and future concerns about joint degradation. This understanding may help not only the professional athlete, but also benefit the weekend warrior, and the elderly maintain fitness through exercise.
Stem Cell Treatment refers to the administration of stem cells for a therapeutic purpose. Research has expanded the use of stem cells in scientific as well as clinical translation into numerous medical areas. Currently, the primary use of stem cells is by autologous administration (the use of the patients own stem cells). Pharmaceutical and Biotech companies are in clinical trials with Allogenic stem cells (other peoples stem cells).
Regenerative Medicine is an exciting expanding medical field in which the repair and regeneration of the body are emphasized, rather than pharmaceutical or surgical treatments.
About Dennis M. Lox, M.D.
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.