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Stem Cell + Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Delivers two Rounds of Pain Relief

posted on WED, SEP 27 2017 by Center for Diagnostic Imaging

Brenda Renrick had been plagued with “bad knees” for a lifetime. She’d tried everything from arthroscopic knee surgery to prolotherapy, acupuncture to chiropractic treatment. When she heard about regenerative medicine and the possibility of finding relief from her pain, she started to research. Regenerative medicine works by speeding up your body’s own natural healing process or what’s called the healing cascade 

Injections of stem cells and platelet rich plasma (PRP) have been used by professional athletes to overcome injuries. Now the treatments are beginning to be used as an answer for more and more pain patients like Brenda. To find out more about the injections and Brenda’s results, watch this: 

To learn more about Regenerative Medicine injections at CDI, click here

About Dr. Schumacher:
James Schumacher, M.D. is a board certified musculoskeletal and neuroradiologist for Center for Diagnostic Imaging (CDI), serving our Bellingham, Federal Way, Lakewood and Puyallup outpatient centers. Previously, Dr. Schumacher served as medical director and chief of radiology for the Department of Medical Imaging at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville, TN. Read his full bio here

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