I am 68 years old and play a lot of Pickle-ball. I have arthritis in my knee and I’m wondering if the PRP injection will be effective, and how long will it last before I have to get another injection? Thank you! PRP injections have been shown to be effective in treating the symptoms […]
PRP Therapy: A Solution for Hair Loss
Read our guest post about PRP therapy for hair loss submitted by the Foundation for Hair Restoration clinic.
First Hand Experience Using PRP for Back & Nerve Pain
Read our PRP pateint experience from Danelle who has had trouble with back & nerve pain for years. See how platelet rich plasma therapy worked for her.
PRP for Hair Loss: Where are we at Today?
Dr. Jeff Donovan MD takes a look at PRP for Hair Loss and tells us where we are at today with this regenerative medicine method.
Which Procedure for PRP Administration Is Better? Straight Needle of PRP Gun
Some clinics have different procedures for the PRP administration. For instance, some doctors inject right into the face/neck using a straight needle and some other clinics use a PRP gun. Which way is better? In my opinion, using the…
Is PRP a Better Option Than Physical Therapy or Surgery for a Severe Ankle Sprain?
Is PRP a better option than just doing physical therapy or surgery for a severe ankle sprain? And, if you think it is more effective, what makes it more effective? A sprain is a ligament injury and PRP has…
Do you feel PRP is a viable option for Achilles tendon micro tears? Achilles tendon microtears falls under the category of Achilles tendinopathy. PRP can be very effective for tendinopathies if performed correctly. Location of the tendinopathy (midsubstance versus insertional) and whether there is significant scarring and thickening (nodular tendinopathy) or calcification (calcific tendinopathy) are […]
Professional Obstacle Course Racer Ben Greenfield Talks PRP Therapy The following is voice recording and transcript from professional OCR, Ben Greenfield, who leaned on PRP therapy to help his injuries. I am a professional obstacle course racer, and of course my body is almost always beat up, scarred up, and torn up. In this […]
I have had quad tendinitis in both knees for 15 months. I was wondering if PRP would hep because I would be paying $800 to get it. Tendonitis (inflammation of the tendon) usually does not require PRP treatment. However, since this has been bothering you for 15 months, this is not likely tendonitis but […]
How often should PRP be done? I want to do it for skin tightening and rejuvenation for neck and face. The frequency of PRP treatments depends on patient’s individual needs, individual response and the use of any additional type of treatment for skin tightening and rejuvenation with the PRP. I seldom use PRP […]