Patient from Denver Uses Stem Cells to Treat Severe Neck Pain: Returns to Golf, Skiing & Healthy Sleep

Scott Brandt, M.D. Stem Cells For Neck Pain

It is a pleasure to treat other doctors at our facilities. Having heard of the great results stem cells therapy has provided our other back pain patients, we were visited by a 53-year old physician with severe neck pain that prevented him from golf, skiing, and even good sleep. By undergoing stem cell therapy for his neck and spine, he was able to get back to golf and skiing within the year. The Patient Profile of Severe Cervical Pain The patient presented to me with a history of six months ...
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Patient from Bermuda Uses Stem Cells to Avoid Shoulder Surgery, Returns to Hiking

Scott Brandt, M.D. Stem Cell for Shoulder Pain, Stem Cells for Joint & Soft Tissue Pain

I recently had the pleasure of seeing a gentleman from Bermuda who underwent stem cell therapy for shoulder pain relief, to avoid shoulder surgery and return to hiking approximately four years ago. He was ecstatic to share with me how well he has been doing. I first met the patient while giving a lecture on the benefits of stem cell therapy for the treatment of orthopedic injuries at the Vail Athletic Club. The patient was initially very intrigued, but concerned about the logistics of carrying out this procedure since he ...
Alternative to Knee Replacement 2017 | Stem cell treatment

Patient from Denver Uses Stem Cells to Avoid Knee Replacement, Returns to Skiing

Scott Brandt, M.D. Stem Cells for Joint & Soft Tissue Pain, Stem Cells for Knee Pain, Stem Cells for Tendons 17 Comments

It’s always great when I get to work with a very active older patient that remains knowledgeable about their treatment options and elects to choose a minimally invasive approach to treating their knee pain. The Denver patient I will discuss below had finally reached the point that he was told by other doctors that he needed to consider knee joint replacements. Viewing this as his last choice, he began to research alternative treatments. His research into stem cells led him to ThriveMD. He was very interested in a stem cell ...
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Patient from California Uses Stem Cells to Heal Low Back Discs, Returns to Regular Exercise & Hikes

Scott Brandt, M.D. Stem Cells for Back Pain, Stem Cells for Degenerative Disc Disease, Low (Lumbar) Back Pain, Stem Cells for Facet Joints, Middle (Thoracic) Back Pain, Stem Cells for Sciatica

Stem cells for back pain have been a highly effective minimally-invasive treatment at ThriveMD's Vail & Denver locations. The following low back pain patient case study is very complex and interesting, as it includes facet pain, degenerative disc disease, and a facet cyst causing sciatica. Stem cell therapy was used as a treatment for lower back pain and after therapy she was able to return to hiking and all other regular exercise. If you are interested in reading more about stem cell patient experiences - check out their back pain treatment ...
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Patient from Denver Uses Stem Cells to Relieve Arthritic Hip Pain, Returns to Golf & Water Skiing

Scott Brandt, M.D. Stem Cells for Hip Pain, Stem Cells for Joint & Soft Tissue Pain

The Hindering Hip Pain Jeff is a 58 year old gentleman from Denver in very good health. Up until the fall of 2012 he was extremely active. He was an avid, skier, cyclist, golfer and runner. He began to experience pain in his right groin while water skiing. Imaging studies noted mild to moderate degenerative arthritis of his right hip joint and mild arthritis on the contralateral side. He was seen by a local Physiatrist that urged him to undergo a PRP injection (with no hip stem cell treatment) to the intra-articular joint space of ...
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Patient from Vail Uses Stem Cells to Heal Degenerative Discs, Returns to Golf & Skiing

Scott Brandt, M.D. Stem Cells for Back Pain, Stem Cells for Degenerative Disc Disease, Low (Lumbar) Back Pain

The Difficult Problem of Back Pain Deborah is a 42 year old Vail Valley female who was in otherwise good health aside from her persistent low back pain from degenerative discs. She underwent a microdiscectomy at L4-5 in 2009 which relieved her right sided sciatic pain, but did little for her ongoing central back pain. Facet injections at L4-S1 did little to minimize her central back pain. She spent several months working with a physical therapist treating both core stabilization as well as mobility and flexibility. Again this did little to diminish the pain in ...
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Colorado Avid Golfer on Active Skier-Golfer from Boulder Using Stem Cell Therapy to Avoid Knee Replacement

Scott Brandt, M.D. Stem Cells for Joint & Soft Tissue Pain, Stem Cells for Knee Pain

Full StoryColorado Avid Golfer reports on a Boulder golfer and skier who was sure knee replacement would be inevitable. Read the article about how ThriveMD helped him use stem cell therapy to avoid knee replacement, an invasive surgery with long recovery time, and get back to his favorite sports fast.View Full Article
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9 News on Stem Cells as Alternative to Knee Replacement for Golfers, Skiers

Scott Brandt, M.D. Stem Cells for Joint & Soft Tissue Pain, Stem Cells for Knee Pain

Full Story9 News report on a Colorado golfer and skier who was on his way to invasive surgery for his arthritic knee. Watch the video report or read the story to see how ThriveMD helped find alternative to knee replacement. ``There's something new and different happening in my knee, and now I'm thinking I might not need a knee replacement at all,`` says the patient in the interview. View Full Article