Orthobiologics

Orthobiologics

Orthopedic cell therapy procedures are a non-surgical option for those suffering from musculoskeletal pain and other degenerative orthopedic conditions.

Orthopedic cell therapy procedures are a non-surgical option for those suffering from musculoskeletal pain and other degenerative orthopedic conditions.

About Orthobiologics

Orthobiologics is a broad name that includes many different treatment options. Affinity Orthobiologics offers various cell therapy procedures including Stem Cell Injections, Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) and Prolotherapy.

These procedures work to restore healthy joints and tissue and relieve pain from acute and chronic injuries. Cell Therapy procedures are minimally invasive and there is little down time from your life. There are multiple regenerative medicine procedures available as the science is evolving quickly. As an Orthobiologics practice, Affinity Orthobiologics is always reviewing the latest research to provide the best, most advanced procedures for various conditions.

Evaluate

The best treatment is determined after a comprehensive medical evaluation and discussion with the patient.

Heal

The goal of Orthobiologics and Cell Therapy is to heal the injury or condition, not cover up the pain.

Aspire

Orthbiologics is not a perfect cure for all orthopedic conditions. We strive to provide the best medical advice and options available.

  • EFFECTIVE TREATMENTS

Treatment Goals

Stem cell injections are used for the treatment of acute and chronic sports injuries as well as chronic orthopedic pain.

These injuries can occur in multiple areas of the body including the shoulder, elbow, wrist, hip, knee, ankle and foot.

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  • WHAT ARE STEM CELLS?

Cell Therapy Treatment

Mesenchymal Stem Cells (MSCs) are multi-potent cells in the body that can differentiate or change into tissues such as bone, cartilage or muscle.

How does it work?

When an injury or trauma occurs, MSCs are recruited to the area of injury where their primary function is to heal injured tissue. These cells work together with growth factors as well as the existing cells and tissue to initiate an elaborate healing process. This complex process helps regenerate and restore healthy tissue in order to alleviate pain.

Stem cells were discovered over 40 years ago when researchers found that cells derived from bone marrow had the ability to form various tissues. These cells are responsible for tissue healing and remodeling on a daily basis. Stem cells have now been found in other tissues including adipose (fat), umbilical cord matrix and amniotic fluid.

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  • RESTORING HEALTHY JOINTS

Conditions Treated

Cell Therapy is effective for a wide range of orthopedic conditions:

  • Acute tears of tendons, ligaments and muscles
  • Chronic injuries to the tendons, ligaments and muscles
  • Chronic degenerative joint pain
  • Acute and chronic sports injuries and sprains & strains
  • Joint instability
  • Certain types of arthritis
  • Chronic back pain​
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  • WHAT IS PRP THERAPY?

Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) is blood plasma with concentrated platelets.

The concentrated platelets found in PRP contain huge reservoirs of bioactive proteins.

These bioactive proteins include growth factors that are vital to initiate and accelerate tissue repair and regeneration. Platelet aggregation and degranulation is part of our body’s natural response to injury. When PRP is used for treatment, the body’s natural response to injury is concentrated to promote healing of tissues. The bioactive proteins found in PRP are used to “jump start” the healing process of injuries to connective tissue including bone, tendons and ligaments.

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Prolotherapy

Prolotherapy is a non-surgical treatment for back and joint pain. Therapeutic solutions are injected at the site of painful or tender tendons and ligaments or in adjacent joint spaces.
These therapeutic solutions have been hypothesized to cause a local irritation which results in a triggered growth of the connective tissue in the joint, ultimately leading to a reduction in pain. It is also thought that these injections improve joint stability and the biomechanics of joint function. 

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Orthobiologics

Restoring healthy joints

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Conditions

We treat a variety of conditions

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Treatments

Help your body heal itself

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Orthobiologics

Restoring healthy joints

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Conditions

We treat a variety of conditions

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Treatments

Help your body heal itself

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