The information on this website is for educational purposes only. Do not act or rely upon the information on this website without seeking independent professional medical advice.  Prolotherapy is a medical technique. As with any medical technique, results will vary among individuals, and there is no guarantee that you will receive the same outcome as patient reports here. Prolotherapy injections may not work for you and as with all medical procedures there are risks involved. These risks should be discussed with a qualified health care professional prior to any treatment so that you have proper informed consent and understand that there are no guarantees to healing.

Rotator Cuff Tendonitis/Tendonosis

Platelet-Rich Plasma Stimulates Cell Proliferation and Enhances Matrix Gene Expression and Synthesis in Tenocytes from Human Rotator Cuff Tendons with Degenerative Tears. (2012)
This study demonstrated that platelet-rich plasma promoted cell proliferation and enhanced gene expression and the synthesis of tendon matrix in tenocytes from human rotator cuff tendons with degenerative tears.

Platelet Rich Plasma Prolotherapy for Rotator Cuff Tear. (2012)
This case reports shows how platelet rich plasma resolveda 3 year year history of shoulder pain caused by not only a rotator cuff tear but rotator cuff tendiopathy and tendonosis.