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Hair restoration for men and women in Portland

PRP stimulates hair growth in men and women

Posted on January 18 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

by Dr. Dhai Barr What is PRP Hair Restoration? Studies published over the last 10-years have found PRP injection to be an effective treatment to stimulate new hair growth in both men and women. PRP, or Platelet Rich Plasma, is a treatment that uses growth factors derived … Learn More » “PRP stimulates hair growth in men and women”

Dr. Noel Peterson practices the slow burn fitness workouts to stay in shape for water sports

Stay Fit with the Slow Burn Fitness Revolution

Posted on September 26 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

How can 30 minutes of exercise twice a week turn back your genetic clock, make new brain cells, save your heart, and prevent osteoarthritis? Dr. Noel Peterson, Oregon Regenerative Medicine Medical Director Of all the lifestyle factors affecting longevity, exercise continues to lead the pack. … Learn More » “Stay Fit with the Slow Burn Fitness Revolution”

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Old Man Knees- A Testimonial to Prolotherapy

Posted on September 25 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

A 23-year-old is thankful to have his knees back I’m 23 years old. I saw Dr. Peterson for prolo about a year ago on the suggestion of my grandparents, both of which are very active and had had success with him treating their joints. For … Learn More » “Old Man Knees- A Testimonial to Prolotherapy”

PRP: The Natural, Non-Surgical Facelift

Posted on April 25 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

What can be more natural than your own PRP?  By Dr. Dhai Barr In 2006, Dr. Noel Peterson began to incorporate PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma or Autologous Platelet Concentrates) to restore function in joints and ligaments. Since then, he has helped thousands of patients using … Learn More » “PRP: The Natural, Non-Surgical Facelift”

Prolotherapy Most Effective in Sacroiliac Pain

Posted on January 15 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

One of the most common causes of low back pain is sacroiliac sprain, and Prolotherapy and PRP injections continue to be the most effective and definitive treatment I have seen in my 30+ years of practice. Sacroiliac, iliolumbar, and lumbosacral ligaments are easily sprained and overstretched, … Learn More » “Prolotherapy Most Effective in Sacroiliac Pain”

Optimum Testosterone Levels Give Men the Mental Edge

Posted on December 30 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

Dr Noel Peterson, ND, DAAPM We know that optimal levels of the male sex hormone testosterone can play an important role in healthy sexual function in men, especially as they age. Testosterone also appears to improve the function of the brain, and may even help … Learn More » “Optimum Testosterone Levels Give Men the Mental Edge”

Large Scale Study Links Depression to Low Testosterone

Posted on December 30 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

Dr. Noel Peterson, ND, DAAPM The male hormone testosterone may keep men happy in more ways than one. Besides enhancing sex drive, we know that testosterone helps build muscle mass, preserves bone strength, lowers cholesterol, improves mental performance. Now a new study, the first of … Learn More » “Large Scale Study Links Depression to Low Testosterone”

Low Testosterone in Men: Andropause is More Common Than You Think

Posted on December 10 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

What is andropause or male menopause? Andropause occurs in men when there is a steep decline in the anabolic hormones testosterone and dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA). This drop in hormones is common in men after age 40. How do I know if my testosterone is low? Fatigue, … Learn More » “Low Testosterone in Men: Andropause is More Common Than You Think”

Dr. Noel Peterson, ultrasound, PRP, platelet rich plasma, prolotherapy

Regenerative Injection Therapy with Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)

Posted on December 7 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

Since 1999, when Dr. Noel Peterson began treating patients with Prolotherapy in Portland and Lake Oswego, Oregon, he has had the opportunity to integrate the latest prolotherapy techniques and innovations into his practice. One of these innovations is the use of Platelet Rich Plasma matrix … Learn More » “Regenerative Injection Therapy with Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)”