Dr. Eric Cerre NMD
Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) / Platelet Rich Plasma approach is a safe, effective and natural way to heal soft tissue and joints without the risks of surgery. PRP can be very effective by rejuvenating the nerves and muscles. It is a simple, relatively painless procedure used for injuries, chronic pain, P-Shot.
Platelet Rich Plasma procedures use the patient’s own blood plasma, is non-allergenic and devoid of harmful side effects. More than 60,000 PRP procedures have been performed, and to date, no side effects or complications have been reported.
PRP is derived from a patient’s own blood, which is obtained via a simple blood draw. The blood is spun in a unique centrifuge which removes the red blood cells and concentrates the platelets. After the centrifugation process the PRP it is injected back into the body. The platelets activate, releasing growth factors, which in turn stimulate stem cells to create new tissue at the treatment site.
For P-Shot, PRP is relatively painless procedure with no down time.
For Chronic pain and injuries, you may experience some soreness and swelling at the injection sites for a few days. Over the next several weeks and months, you will continue experiencing the results of the PRP procedure as your body rejuvenates.
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