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Doctor Proclaims I Take My Hat Off

Mar 28, 2014

Doctor Proclaims I Take My Hat Off To Dr. Lox for Helping 96 Year Old Patient With Chronic Low Back Pain. The patients own family Doctor stated “what he did was a miracle, I watched her in pain for years, and now she is not.” The fact that Dr. Lox treats and helps patients with arthritis is not uncommon, but relieving the years of discomfort in a 96 year old woman with chronic low back pain is. There may be…

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Football Player With Knee Arthritis Opts For Stem Cell Therapy With Dr. Lox

Mar 26, 2014

Football Player With Knee Arthritis Opts For Stem Cell Therapy With Dr. Lox Tampa, Saint Petersburg and Clearwater, FL Playing football has its share of injuries. Unfortunately, Father Time has a way of reminding you years later. Especially, with knee injuries.  Trauma accelerates arthritis. Often players with knee meniscal tears undergo surgery and surgery is another form of trauma. This again accelerates the arthritis process. 10-15 years later,  arthritis may  signal it’s presence with pain. However, it has been ongoing…

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My Knees Feel Fantastic After Stem Cell Therapy

Mar 17, 2014

My Knees Feel Fantastic After Stem Cell Therapy Tampa, Saint Petersburg and Clearwater, FL On routine followup after stem cell therapy to both knees, an excited patient proclaimed “my knees feel fantastic.” This is obviously what a stem cell doctor wishes to hear from everyone.  Of course this is not always the case as in any field of medicine. However, Dennis M. Lox, MD, a Sports and Regenerative Medicine specialist knows there is more to achieving fantastic results than just…

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A Patient From India Consults Dr. Dennis Lox for Lower Back Pain

Feb 23, 2014

A Patient From India Consults Dennis M. Lox, MD, for Lower Back Pain Tampa, Saint Petersburg and Clearwater, FL Chronic Lower Back Pain is second only to the common cold in terms of frequency of medical visits. Yet, some patients with low back pain have a more complicated underlying diagnosis. There are systemic inflammatory problems that may cause low back pain. Not all all of the rheumatoid family or test positive for Rheumatoid Factor. These are termed sero-positive. Those that…

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Professional Surfer Opts for Stem Cell Therapy for Knee Pain

Feb 22, 2014

Professional Surfer Opts for Stem Cell Therapy for Knee Pain Tampa, Saint Petersburg and Clearwater, FL When you suffer from chronic knee pain it’s difficult enough. If you travel the globe in pursuit of big waves, knee pain may hinder your surfing style. Being a professional surfer that is constantly on the go, eliminating knee pain makes sense. Stem Cell Therapy may present a useful alternative to knee surgery, and not interfere with travel or the search for the next…

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Hip and Knee Avascular Necrosis (AVN)

Jan 31, 2014

Hip and Knee Avascular Necrosis (AVN) Tampa, Saint Petersburg and Clearwater, FL Avascular necrosis, often referred to as osteonecrosis, is a disorder in which the blood supply to the bone is disrupted – leading to the area of bone that is without blood supply becomes necrotic or die. Avascular necrosis (AVN) may result from various causes. Trauma is a leading cause. Various other systemic causes for AVN exist. These include high doses of corticosteroids (cortisone), autoimmune disorders (Rheumatoid Arthritis and…

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Patient from Hungary Consults

Jan 23, 2014

Patient from Hungary Consults Dennis M. Lox, MD, on Stem Cell Therapy. Regenerative  medicine is rewarding and quite fascinating. People from all over the world are interested in new therapies and surgery alternatives such as stem cell therapy. Most recently, Dennis M. Lox, MD, was consulted by a patient in Budapest, Hungary inquiring about stem cell treatment. There are many different disorders that may be treated with regenerative medicine/ stem cell therapy. Musculoskeletal problems cover a wide range of orthopedic…

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Stem Cell Therapy Offers Hope for Patients with Autoimmune Disorders

Jan 16, 2014

Patients with Autoimmune Disorders May Find help with Stem Cells   Tampa, Saint Petersburg and Clearwater, FL Clinical studies focusing on autoimmune disorders are increasingly becoming more common. Several companies have developed allogenic (other people’s stem cells) to show safety for autoimmune disorders. Graft versus host disease is a deadly disorder often occurring in children who receive bone marrow transplants. Several studies have shown safety in initial trials. The more common autoimmune disorders like Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, and Lupus…

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Rheumatoid Knee Arthritis Responds To Stem Cell Therapy

Jan 10, 2014

Rheumatoid Knee Arthritis Responds To Stem Cell Therapy Tampa, Saint Petersburg and Clearwater, FL A patient with chronic knee pain suffering from rheumatoid and osteoarthritis consulted with Dennis M. Lox, MD, about the possibility of having stem cell therapy for knee pain. Despite having multiple joint involvement, after consulting Dr. Lox it was agreed that the her knees were the most reasonable and likely to respond to stem cell treatment. One month later, she is doing much better. She no…

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Avascular Necrosis (AVN) of the Knee Treated With Stem Cells

Jan 09, 2014

Avascular Necrosis (AVN) of the Knee Treated With Stem Cells Tampa, Saint Petersburg and Clearwater, FL Avascular necrosis (AVN) is a condition in which the blood supply to a region of bone, in this case the knee, has been disrupted. The loss of blood supply results in bone cellular death referred to as necrosis. Thus, avascular (loss of blood supply ) results in bone death (necrosis). A patient with AVN of the knee consulted Dennis M. Lox, MD,, a Sports…

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