Understanding orthobiologics in orthopedic treatment
What is orthobiologics, how can orthobiologics and stem cells work together and what about orthobiologics and platelet rich plasma? Here we explain what orthobiologic therapy is and how it can help you.
What causes elbow tendonitis and how do you treat it?
The elbow is made up of bones, ligaments, muscles and tendons. Tendons are flexible, tough bands of tissue that connect muscles to bones. When tendons become inflamed, torn or irritated, the condition is referred to as tendonitis.
What is hip tendonitis?
Consistent running, walking or cycling makes it difficult for hip tendonitis to heal and a very common injury in athletes and people over 50.
What is Elbow Arthritis?
Elbow arthritis occurs when the cartilage in your joint starts to break down. This injury often happens in athletes who use a repetitive motion, like baseball pitchers.
What is osteoarthritis?
Osteoarthritis causes your bones to rub together because there is no cartilage to cushion them anymore.
7 signs you need a hip replacement
How do you know when you need a hip replacement? If you answered yes to one or more of these signs, you may need to speak to a total joint specialist.
Do I need a knee replacement?
If you are experiencing one or more of these symptoms of needing knee replacement surgery, you may want to make an appointment with a total joint specialist.
What you need to know about total joint replacement as a treatment for knee or hip arthritis
Hip and knee arthritis symptoms can vary from mild to severe and result in chronic pain and cause permanent joint damage. Find out how to manage your pain.
How to avoid surgery with non-operative alternatives the knee and hip osteoarthritis
How to avoid surgery with non-operative alternatives for the knee and hip including medications, exercise and diet.
What is patellar tendonitis?
Patellar tendonitis is an overuse injury to the tendon connecting your kneecap. In most cases, rest will relieve symptoms.
Lipogems®: New non-surgical option for knee osteoarthritis
Dr. Jack Farr, OrthoIndy cartilage restoration and knee specialist, is using a new product called Lipogems®, an alternative to surgical intervention.
Orthobiologic Therapies and the Knee
In the recent past, the popular press excitedly reported the promise of stem cells for all tissues of the body.
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