Tag Archives: PRP

Jul
17
2012
PRP Injection for Tendon Tear

Platelet rich plasma (PRP) continues to be the buzz when treating various musculoskeletal problems. It stimulates the body’s healing response for tissue repair at the site of injury. While the … More…

Nov
23
2011
Dr. Joshua Dines, Orthopedic Surgeon

Q1. What is tennis elbow and what are my treatment options? Tennis elbow, or lateral epicondylitis, is often caused by overuse and affects the side of the elbow, causing pain … More…

Nov
9
2011
Dr. Anil Ranawat, Orthopedic Surgeon

Q1. Can you talk about the current status of artificial cartilage? I had knee surgery 20+ years ago and they removed cartilage from my left knee and now I am … More…

Oct
12
2011
Dr. Jordan Metzl, Sports Medicine Physician

The ING New York City Marathon is coming up soon! Last week, Dr. Jordan Metzl, Sports Medicine Physician, answered questions during a live chat on the ING New York City … More…

Jun
15
2011
Dr. Brian Halpern, Sports Medicine Physician

Q1: Are patients with immune deficiencies candidates for this PRP treatment? Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) treatments¬†are most appropriate for chronic tendonopathies (disorders of the tendon) and some mild to moderate arthritis. … More…