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Joint Injections: The Next Generation

Kevin R. Stone, M.D. | Posted 05.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Kevin R. Stone, M.D.

To repair the cause of injured joints, many physicians are now turning to injections, which work to stimulate and speed up the body's natural healing process. To understand how these injections work, it's helpful to know how the body responds to injury.

Rebuilding and Regenerating Damaged Knees: The Future Has Arrived!

Nicholas DiNubile, MD | Posted 12.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Nicholas DiNubile, MD

If you grew up in the 1970s, you may remember the Six Million Dollar Man TV show with Steve Austin. The show began with a futuristic-type regeneration...

How to Reduce Knee Pain Without Surgery

Kevin R. Stone, M.D. | Posted 09.13.2014 | Healthy Living
Kevin R. Stone, M.D.

If you have a minor injury that's causing you pain, take action to help it heal and use your injury as a stimulus to train other parts of your body. There's plenty you can do to speed your recovery and return as a fitter, faster and stronger athlete.

A Time-Out to Ponder If Duffers Should be Awed by Therapies Considered Game-Changers by Elite Athletes

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 09.05.2012 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

When the finely honed bodies of elite athletes break down, these players' compulsion to get back in the game sometimes can lead them to embrace medical procedures that eventually may benefit the duffers among us and more.

The Value Of PRP In Orthopedics

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

PRP injections were talked about quite a bit in the news throughout 2009, mainly for its healing properties in injured tendons.

Tiger Woods, Dr. Galea, Gossip and PRP Injections

Dr. Johnny Benjamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Dr. Johnny Benjamin

There appears to be a physician in Canada by the name of Dr. Anthony Galea that may have treated Tiger Woods with a legal and ethical treatment called Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP).

Jumper's Knee Affects Tennis Players

Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano

For Nadal to miss his chance to defend his Wimbledon title, he is clearly in a significant amount of pain from tendonitis.

It's About to Be Golf Season

Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Josh Dines and Dr. Rock Positano

People talk about tennis elbow all the time. Less talked about, but no less debilitating to those affected by it is "golfer's elbow" or medial epicondylitis.