In response to injured or unhealthy tissues, our bodies create an inflammatory response. Part of this response includes cells that enhance healing and also includes cells that cause swelling and pain. New and innovative treatment techniques exist to enhance the body’s ability to heal an area and also decrease pain and swelling. These treatments are known as autologous therapy (cells that are obtained from the patient’s own blood or tissues).
Read more about biologic treatments such as platelet-rich plasma and bone marrow aspirate concentration injections below.