…report pain relief in addition to rapid healing. What Are the Benefits of PRP Therapy? PRP therapy is a low-risk, non-invasive treatment. It can help orthopedic conditions like osteoarthritis, tendon injuries, and ligament injuries anywhere in the body. It also benefits people who are not candidates for surgery or want to avoid surgery due to age, health, or other concerns. Other benefits include: Rapid pain relief and healing Regeneration of hea…

PRP Therapeutic Injection

…a look into that. The Food and Drug Administration has approved the use of PRP in other applications within the field of orthopedic surgery. Studies proving the efficacy of PRP injection for the treatment of tendonitis are currently underway. Early results are promising. However, at the current time FDA approval is pending and these injections are considered “off label use”. However, this is not an artificial or manufactured product that requires…

Dr. Bicos

…Biceps, Achilles, Hamstrings, Patellar tendon, etc.) Platelet-rich Plasma (PRP) Augmentation of Healing Dr. Bicos takes a personalized approach to all of his patients, tailoring his care and treatment options to your needs, he makes sure to always be professional and he also makes sure to wear mens scrubs when he is around patients. Whether you are a professional athlete or a weekend warrior, Dr. Bicos is here to get YOU back in the game! You can…

Dr. Guettler

…Biceps, Achilles, Hamstrings, Patellar tendon, etc.) Platelet-rich Plasma (PRP) Augmentation of Healing In addition to his clinical practice, Dr. Guettler believes in leadership, teaching, research, and community outreach: From a leadership standpoint, he is a past President of the Detroit Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, as well as a current board member and past President of the Michigan Orthopaedic Society. He also recently served on the Resear…

…ase Facet joint syndrome Trigger points Stem cells for back pain offer several advantages over surgery. First, stem cell therapy does not require an incision, which drastically reduces the risk of complications and reduces down time. After receiving an injection of stem cells or PRP therapy, you can return to normal activities of daily living within a few days. ​ The treatment benefits will accumulate over time, providing long-lasting pain relief…

…scheduled for 6-8 weeks post-procedure. ​ You will be scheduled to have a PRP therapy 10-12 weeks after your initial BMAC. ​ It can take up to 12 months for normal collagen to form and for the graft to mature completely. ​ Your physician’s goal for improvement in your pain and function has been outlined. You may or may not need more than 1 treatment to reach that goal. In some cases a series of 2-3 treatments are needed to achieve complete healin…