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Knee Pain: Top Ranked Tennis Player Turns To PRP with Dr. Lox

Jun 18, 2014

Top Ranked Tennis Player Turns To PRP with Dr. Lox for Knee Pain A top-ranked teen tennis player with persistent knee pain consulted with Dennis M. Lox, MD,, an expert in Sports and Regenerative Medicine when conservative measures were proving ineffective. Dr. Lox recommended Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) to help heal his injured knee. His play had begun to suffer when his knee didn’t heal. Each additional loss would lower his rankings and have profound implications for college scholarships. He…

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Partial Achilles Tendon Tear Treatment with Stem Cells

Jun 11, 2014

Partial Achilles Tendon Tear Treatment with Stem Cells Dennis M. Lox, MD, has treated numerous Achilles tendinitis and partial tears with stem cell therapy. Patients are looking for alternatives to surgery. Achilles tendon surgery is painful and associated with a lengthy recovery. Dr. Lox has seen Tennis players return to play in months. Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) has been used, however, it’s capacity to heal tears may be limited compared to stem cells. Stem cells have a greater capacity for…

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Physician Heal Thyself…Partial Achilles Tendon Tear Treated With Stem Cells by Dr. Dennis Lox

Jun 04, 2014

Physician Heal Thyself…No He Opts For Stem Cells For Partial Achilles Tendon Tear With Dennis M. Lox, MD, When you tear your Achilles’ tendon that is a problem. You need your Achilles’ tendon to push off with each step you take. If the tear is partial, it is possible that Regenerative Medicine therapies such as Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) and Stem Cell Therapy may repair the injured tendon. The body has a tremendous capacity to heal itself. However, sometimes it…

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Kick Boxer From Canada With Post-Surgical Knee Pain Consults With Dr. Lox For Stem Cell Therapy

May 29, 2014

Kick Boxer From Canada With Post-Surgical Knee Pain Consults With Dr. Lox For Stem Cell Therapy A Canadian Kickboxer consulted Dennis M. Lox, MD, for unresolved knee pain after surgery. He was told he had a meniscal tear and after waiting through the long Canadian health care system finally had knee meniscal surgery. The trouble was he didn’t improve. In fact, up to 30% of patients who undergo knee meniscal surgery does not improve. More significantly, nearly all will display…

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Elite Collegiate Rower With Wrist AVN Undergoes Stem Cells With Dr. Dennis Lox

May 28, 2014

Elite Collegiate Rower With Wrist AVN Undergoes Stem Cells With Dennis M. Lox, MD,  When a collegiate rower with a college scholarship develops wrist avascular necrosis (AVN), this is a major dilemma. Avascular necrosis occurs when the blood supply to the bone becomes disrupted, leading to ischemia that results in bone cell death or necrosis. The bone then may collapse and develop a rapid secondary osteoarthritis. This patient injured his scaphoid bone (a bone in the mid-wrist), while playing basketball.…

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A Patient with AVN and SLE from India consults with Dr. Lox

May 21, 2014

A Patient with AVN and SLE from India consults with Dr. Lox Complicated patients are not always the norm. You see when getting a reputation for treating difficult patients with stem cell therapy or regenerative medicine treatments. Dennis M. Lox, MD, has his fair share of difficult and complicated cases. Autoimmune disorders such as Rheumatoid arthritis, Lupus, and scleroderma it is not uncommon to treat these autoimmune disorders with high doses of corticosteroids. Intravenous corticosteroids have a risk association for…

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Medical Tourism in Reverse: When Patients Travel to The U.S. for Stem Cell Therapy

May 12, 2014

  Medical tourism has grown into a large industry in many countries. Medical and Health Tourism to Mexico and Central America has been a popular example in the media here in the U.S. – and not necessarily for good reason. Some people who have chosen the leave the U.S. for medical care abroad have returned with horror stories and in a condition worse than when they left. One study showed that in 2008, over 750,000 Americans were leaving the country…

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Canadian Patient With Knee Stem Cells

May 01, 2014

Canadian Patient With Knee Stem Cells From Dr. Lox Doing Excellent. At a 2 year followup a Canadian patient of Dennis M. Lox, MD, presented for reevaluation with Dennis M. Lox, MD,. The patient is one of many Canadians who travel to The United States and seek treatment with Dr. Lox at his clinic in Florida. Dr. Lox is an expert in Sports and Regenerative Medicine. A growing number of patients are seeking consultation with Dr. Lox for stem cell…

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Tennis Player with Rotator Cuff Tear: To Operate or Stem Cells?

Apr 23, 2014

Tennis Player with Rotator Cuff Tear: To Operate or Stem Cells? Tampa, Saint Petersburg and Clearwater, FL Dennis M. Lox, MD, is a Sports and Regenerative Medicine expert. He has treated his share of Tennis players with shoulder problems. The most frequent complaints are supraspinatus tears – also known as a rotator cuff tear (one of the 4 rotator cuff tendons), impingement syndrome, and glenoid Labrum tears. All difficult surgeries, each very painful with lengthy recoveries. Not good options at…

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Alaska Patient Travels to Florida

Apr 22, 2014

Alaska Patient Travels to Florida for Stem Cell Therapy With Dr. Lox. A patient from Alaska with severe knee had heard about Dennis M. Lox, MD, and stem cell therapy for knees when a TV station broadcast the amazing story of a woman who nearly died after a knee replacement. Reluctant to go through with another, she found Dr. Lox had stem cell therapy on the other knee and shortly afterwards tossed aside the walker she had been using for…

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