Greek Study on Platelet-Rich Plasma for Tennis Elbow
Blood injections, especially of platelet-rich plasma (PRP), into the affected area help, relieve the pain associated with “tennis elbow” where other treatment methods have failed, according to a Greek study.
Dr. Lox has treated tennis players with PRP for tennis elbow and shoulder pain with PRP and shoulder stem cell injections. Not only tennis players but many athletes in other sports may have tennis elbow or shoulder pain complaints who may benefit from platelet-rich plasma or stem cell therapy to their elbow or shoulder for elbow or shoulder pain relief.
Dr. Lox has treated professional football players, baseball pitchers, professional boxing champions, elite bodybuilders including Mr. Olympia with arm and shoulder pain problems. Dr. Lox practices in the Tampa Bay, FL region and in the Los Angeles commons, Beverly Hills, CA.
The information contained in this blog is intended for educational purposes only and not for medical diagnosis or treatment.; If you have a medical concern or issue, please consult with your physician.
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.