Regenerate Stem Cell Therapy
When stem cells are injected at Regenerate Clinic, they move towards areas of inflammation, cell death, and injury, signaling the body to repair and regrow damaged tissue. Stem cells have an anti-inflammatory effect and immune modulatory response. Everyone reacts in a distinct way, and patient outcomes may vary, nevertheless stem cell therapy can be truly life-changing.
The treatment at Regenerate is a simple non-surgical injection into the affected area. There is no painful harvesting of your own cells with liposuction or big needles. The procedure is very safe; the cells they use have been specially screened, filtered, and treated in the lab to prevent adverse reactions or rejection. Umbilical cord blood contains growth factors, proteins, and stem cells that continue to produce additional proteins for a period of time.
Research shows these components act as messengers to positively affect the environment inside the joint and stimulate your own tissue and genuine stem cells to help repair and regenerate. There is little to no down time and you may maintain your regular lifestyle and allow the cells to create a balanced optimal situation so your body can repair itself.
Treatment and Recovery
After your stem cell treatment, you may feel better in as little as a week or two but you should feel maximal results within 10 to 12 weeks at which time you can increase your activity levels to match your comfort. Beyond that phase, the regenerative process will continue for months. You should be able to decrease the amount of pain medication you are taking almost immediately and medical practitioners recommend you continue with physical therapy or rehab and other treatments that have been helpful such as acupuncture or massage. If you are missing out on your life and fitness goals due to pain you need to see a regenerative medicine physician for a consultation.
Indeed, stem cells have also shown to be beneficial if you are suffering from pain and chronic conditions related to your body’s immune response as well as meniscus tears, tendon tears, labrum tears, tendinitis, hamstring strains, tennis and golfers elbow, degenerative joint disease, osteoarthritis, plantar fasciitis, over-use injuries, intractable ligament sprains, strains, ligament tears, knee pain, ankle pain, hip pain, elbow pain, wrist pain, and joint pain. Finally, it may seem that this therapy is remarkable and unreal when it fact the treatment is nature’s own immune system operating at its optimal level.