Shoulder Surgery Alternative
What Types of Shoulder Injuries Can Be Treated With Stem Cells?
Various types of shoulder injuries may benefit from stem cell therapy. However, the injuries most often seen by Regenexx physicians are:
Can I Avoid Shoulder Surgery?
In many cases the answer is yes. Regenexx has alternatives to shoulder surgery that help your body use its healing abilities to treat pain and promote a more speedy recovery.
We offer nonsurgical procedures using orthobiologics like stem cell therapy and platelet-rich plasma therapy (PRP).Am I a candidate?
Regenexx Stem Cell for Shoulder Injury Repair
We offer alternatives to shoulder surgery, including stem cell therapy and platelet-rich plasma therapy (PRP). After you are evaluated by a Regenexx physician, they will determine if stem cell therapy or platelet-rich plasma PRP therapy is the best treatment for you.
Regenexx’s stem cell protocol is supported by more than a decade of experience, published research, and patient outcomes. We maintain an active national patient registry to track patients’ progress and/or side effects after the procedure.
On average, Regenexx shoulder patients report:
Before and After Shoulder Repair MRI Images
Take a look at the outcomes of two of our patients who chose to have stem cell therapy instead of surgery.
Scroll the arrow to the right to see the MRI of the rotator cuff before the treatment and to the left to see the outcome. The BEFORE shows a torn rotator cuff. The arrow points at a gap where the tendon should be. Once treated, the area will look like a dark band going diagonally, as seen on the AFTER.
Patient 1 MRI
Patient 2 MRI