Knee Arthritis and Regenerative Medicine Stem Cell Therapy Options
Knee arthritis is more commonly called degenerative arthritis or osteoarthritis from a medical standpoint. Understanding the process is a bit more complicated. Most people think knee arthritis happens when your old. However, it can occur in 20 year old’s with prior significant trauma and surgery, or can begin in your 40-50’s. Some patients do not experience knee pain until their 60-70’s. Sometimes when they begin to complain of knee pain, the degenerative arthritis is already severe. So, actually it’s better to know early for intervention with Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Therapy. https://www.drlox.com/knee-osteoarthritis/
Knee Degenerative Arthritis and Regenerative Medicine
Early is always better. It’s like scheduled maintenance on your car to prevent major problems from developing. History of knee trauma, knee surgery, especially multiple knee surgeries and significantly being overweight overloads the knee joint contributing to accelerated wear. All factors including sports and recreational activities are important for Dr. Dennis Lox, a Sports and Regenerative Medicine expert to know. Dr. Lox has lectured at many medical conferences around the world on Degenerative Arthritis and Stem Cell Therapy. Including Sports Medicine applications. Consultation with Dr. Lox is necessary to determine each patients unique personalized treatment strategies for ensuring optimal results.
Regenerative Medicine as a Alternative to Knee Replacement Surgery
Timing and early assessment by an expert such as Dr. Lox is essential to prevent knee replacement surgery. Early is always better, but often you must treat the patient in front of you, there is no rewind button. So factors which will enhance the best outcome for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Therapy as an alternative to knee replacement surgery will all be addressed. https://www.drlox.com/knee-stem-cell-injections/
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.