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Nonsurgical treatment for chronic shoulder pain at Oregon Regenerative Medicine

Chronic Shoulder Pain Study: Adipose Stem Cell Injection Instead of Surgery

Posted on March 26 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

An alternative to replacement surgery for ending shoulder pain by Dr. Noel Peterson Chronic shoulder pain is the third most prominent cause of disability behind low back and neck pain. When current standard non-surgical methods fail, there are few viable options available other than shoulder … Learn More » “Chronic Shoulder Pain Study: Adipose Stem Cell Injection Instead of Surgery”

Demonstrated cartilage growth on MRI 3 weeks after Autologous Adipose stem cell injection

More evidence of knee cartilage growth after Autologous Adipose stem cell injection.

Posted on March 10 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

In this study showing evidence of knee cartilage growth after autologous adipose stem cell injection, Dr. Jaewoo Pak and colleagues enrolled three patients: an 87-year-old female with stage 3 OA, a 68-year-old male with stage 3 OA, and a 60-year-old female with stage 3 OA, were … Learn More » “More evidence of knee cartilage growth after Autologous Adipose stem cell injection.”

Severe osteoarthritis treatment with adult stem cell regeneration at Oregon Regenerative Medicine Portland

Cellular medicine provides alternative to joint replacement surgery

Posted on February 25 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

The majority of our patients with severe osteoarthritis are able to avoid the need for total hip and total knee replacement surgery, as long as they are treated before the onset of total joint destruction. Even bone-on-bone arthritis responds well to adult stem cell regeneration. … Learn More » “Cellular medicine provides alternative to joint replacement surgery”

Non surgical treatment options for sports injuries at Oregon Regenerative Medicine in Portland

Over 90% of sports injuries don’t require surgery. So why go to a surgeon?

Posted on February 25 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

Over 90% of sports injuries don’t require surgery. So why go to a surgeon? Good question. Yet most injured athletes end up seeing a surgeon. Like Nate, who 10 years earlier had injured his right hip in a dirt bike fall. His pain and disability … Learn More » “Over 90% of sports injuries don’t require surgery. So why go to a surgeon?”

Stem cells build cartilage better after weight loss

Stem cells build cartilage better with weight loss

Posted on November 14 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

Stem cells are better able to build cartilage after weight loss. Research published in the International Journal of Obesity in November of 2012 has found that obesity caused by diet can alter the health of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs). Researchers demonstrated that stem cells build … Learn More » “Stem cells build cartilage better with weight loss”

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Stem Cell Therapy : Fountain of Youth for Joints?

Posted on November 1 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

Posted by Alex Paul I am 67 years old and still pursuing my sports of surfing and skiing. A variety of injuries and problems were slowing me down by age 64, but Dr. Peterson has literally worked a miracle in my life with prolotherapy and stem … Learn More » “Stem Cell Therapy : Fountain of Youth for Joints?”

How to Heal Your Body in a Matter of Weeks: Same-Day Adult Stem Cell Procedure

Posted on January 14 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

By: Dr. Noel Peterson Stem cell procedures are getting more coverage in mainstream media.  As a therapy that can help heal joint injuries and chronic pain in one short, same-day procedure, they can be a viable alternative to surgery that takes place right here in our … Learn More » “How to Heal Your Body in a Matter of Weeks: Same-Day Adult Stem Cell Procedure”

Healing from Within: Same-Day Adult Stem Cell Procedure

Posted on January 13 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

By: Dr. Noel Peterson Our same-day adult stem cell procedure is a natural regenerative treatment that can result in a wide range of benefits within a matter of weeks.  Read on to understand the procedure we use, and why it is so effective: The Healing Power of … Learn More » “Healing from Within: Same-Day Adult Stem Cell Procedure”

When are your own cells considered a “new drug” by the FDA?

Posted on December 15 By Kama Wilson

That’s a good question.  It appears the Agency considers that your very own cells and tissues need to be regulated as if they were drugs being manufactured in the doctor’s office. This is wrong and tries to obscure two simple facts: Your own cells when used to heal and … Learn More » “When are your own cells considered a “new drug” by the FDA?”

Adipose Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells, and How They Can Heal Joint Injuries

Posted on December 5 By Oregon Regenerative Medicine

By: Dr. Noel Peterson An integral part of a powerful form of Regenerative Injection Therapy, Mesenchymal Stem Cells are self-renewing cells that can be isolated from a patient’s own adipose (fat) tissue,in a same-day procedure.  Adipose-derived MSCs (AD-MSCs) have many advantages over other tissue sources. When … Learn More » “Adipose Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells, and How They Can Heal Joint Injuries”