The Potential of Stem Cell Therapy In Treating Chronic Knee Injuries!

  April 24th 2017    Blog

Knee injuries often take place after some severe accident, or due to some extensive task involving the use of hands. Adding to this, it also includes with it the age factor considering which the elders are massively affected. When this is the situation that people are suffering from debilitating knee condition the measures that they opt for are usually limited such as the cortisone steroid injections, physical therapy that is not always helpful or opting for knee replacement surgery.

Stem Cell Treatment!

Today, the treatment options are not as limited as before. With the recent advancements in the medical field the one treatment that has come in the limelight and has proven to be very beneficial in different bodily injuries is known as the stem cell treatment. Consider it as a powerful non-surgical alternative that has the potential in restoring the strength of the patients that was once lost following a chronic injury.

Knee injury being treated with stem cell therapy, not only benefits the aged people, but it also has its positive impact on the athletes. The footballers, the tennis players and people belonging to different sports most often have to face a setback of chronic knee injury or other injuries. When this happens they are compelled to quit the game and choose an option that makes their condition stable. Instead of opting for surgical option that are indeed risky and carry with them no conformity of treating the condition from the roots, why not opt for stem cell injections that utilize a person’s own blood restoring his strength and healing the damaged tissues in a short span of time.

What are the Conditions that lead to Knee injuries?

  • Bursitis
  • Runner’s knee
  • Meniscus injury
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Medical plica syndrome
  • Enthesopathy
  • Tendonitis
  • Baker’s cyst
  • Patelofemoral syndrome
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) sprain or tear
  • Medial Cruciate Ligament (MCL) sprain or tear
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) sprain or tear

In case you or any of your loved one is suffering from knee injury issue of the body and looking for a safe and cost-effective treatment, get a professional advice from Dr. Ayesha Akbar by placing an appointment at (815) 277-5229). She is a board-certified internist with specialization in Age Medicine who has been practicing quality PRP hair treatment procedures for the past several years with stunning results.

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