Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) And Stem Cells for Low Back Pain
Tampa, Saint Petersburg and Clearwater, FL
Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) has been used for many conditions in orthopedic and sports medicine. The treatment of chronic low back pain entails many different therapeutic measures, including surgery which is less than 50% successful in the United States.Dennis M. Lox, MD, has specialized in treating musculoskeletal problems for over 20 years. When back surgery has failed, or if you don’t want to consider low back surgery Regenerative Medicine therapies such as Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) and Stem Cell Therapy may be a viable option.
Surgery is permanent. Regenerative treatments utilizing PRP and Stem Cell Therapy do not involve plates and screws. No airport screening dilemmas. So if an alternative to surgery on your back is being considered, or if you have have already had surgery, find out your options.
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.