Prolotherapy is a nonsurgical treatment which stimulates healing. Short for “proliferation” therapy, Prolotherapy is also known as nonsurgical ligament and tendon reconstruction, or regenerative injection therapy. Prolotherapy works by stimulating the body’s own natural healing mechanisms to repair injured and painful joint areas. The treatment originated in the 1930’s when Dr. Earl Gedney, an osteopathic surgeon, successfully treated his own severe hand injury.
Traditional Prolotherapy uses concentrated dextrose (sterile sugar solution) as the main ingredient...Learn More
When platelets are injected at the site of an injury and then activated, they release growth factors...Learn More
In the updated Second Edition of Free Yourself From Chronic Pain and Sports Injuries, Practical Pain Management Editorial Advisory Board Member Donna D. Alderman, DO, shares the fundamentals of how and why prolotherapy regenerative medicine works.Practical Pain Management 2019.
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