Platelet Rich Plasma

What Does Platelet Rich Plasma Really Do? What’s it Good for? Is it Worth the Money?

February 11, 2018

We began trials with platelet rich plasma in 1997.  While conceptually, PRP makes sense and there was a great deal of excitement over the ease of harvest and delivery, PRP still struggles to find it’s ideal clinical role.   All PRP is not created equal and the final product for delivery depends on the skill…

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Platelet Rich Plasma: Immunomodulatory and Anti-Inflammatory Pain Relief

April 26, 2017

If you’re like a lot of patients with arthritic knee pain, you’ve probably seen and heard a lot about platelet rich plasma (PRP) as a potential treatment option. While PRP use has become routine in everyday sports medicine clinics nationwide, there continues to be too much misinformation about what PRP is and how it works.…

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