Knee Osteoarthritis

Platelet Rich Plasma for Knee Osteoarthritis: When it works, when it does not work

Ross Hauser, MD, Danielle R. Steilen-Matias, MMS, PA-C Part 1: An introduction to PRP treatments. The science PRP as an anti-inflammatory. Chronic inflammation from structural breakdown caused by knee instability. Platelet-rich plasma can provide key factors balancing proinflammatory and anti-inflammatory factors. PRP as an anti-inflammatory. Chronic inflammation from structural breakdown […]

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Prolotherapy knee osteoarthritis injections

Ross Hauser, MD., Danielle R. Steilen-Matias, MMS, PA-C. In this article, we will update new research and discuss prolotherapy knee osteoarthritis injections. The knee is the most common joint treated with prolotherapy at Caring Medical. We use a comprehensive prolotherapy approach that stimulates the natural repair of connective tissue. Prolotherapy […]

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Research and reviews of Hyaluronic injections for Knee Osteoarthritis

Ross A. Hauser, MD., Danielle R. Steilen-Matias, MMS, PA-C.  Hyaluronic injections for Knee Osteoarthritis: Good or bad? It should be noted that we see many patients who have tried hyaluronic acid injections. These injections have worked for these people in the short term. These patients are now in our office […]

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When stem cell therapy works and does not work for your knee pain

Ross Hauser, MD Why stem cell therapy did not or will not work for your knee pain If you are reading this article it is very likely that you are exploring stem cell therapy for your degenerative knee condition or for the knee problems or surgical recommendations of knee replacement […]

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BEFORE you consider Knee Distraction Surgery

Ross Hauser, MD In their quest to get stem cell therapy into the operating theater, doctors are exploring different surgical aspects to see if the surgery and stem cell therapy, used in combination, will accelerate healing and repair cartilage. One such surgical experiment involves “Joint Distraction Surgery.” What is this […]

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