The platelets in your blood are a rich source of a variety of natural growth factors and other substances used by your body to promote bone and tissue regeneration, heal wounds and repair cartilage. Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy offers an innovative and minimally invasive way to treat a number of orthopedic injuries and chronic conditions by injecting platelets taken from your blood into the site of pain or injury. A quick and simple outpatient procedure, PRP therapy can be used to:
According to research, PRP therapy can accelerate the wound healing process by as much as 50 percent. At Ventura Orthopedics, our board-certified and fellowship-trained physicians and therapists can help you determine if PRP therapy is right for you. To date, we have used PRP therapy to address a number of orthopedic issues, including, but not limited to:
At Ventura Orthopedics, we are dedicated to providing patients with practical and proven therapies that incorporate the latest advances in technology. We are also proud to serve as a premier destination for orthopedic PRP therapy. Our doctors and therapists have an enviable record of successfully treating many musculoskeletal injuries and conditions with PRP therapy and we welcome the opportunity to help you explore whether or not PRP therapy is a solution that could work for you. To learn more, talk to the experts at Ventura Orthopedics today. Like PRP therapy, helping people heal faster is our primary goal.