Health Link Medical Center - Oceanside
Health Link Medical Center is proud to bring Regenexx Stem Cell Therapy and Advanced Platelet Procedures to the west coast. Regenexx procedures offer a viable alternative to surgery, and patients experience little down time and avoid the long and often painful rehab period that typically follows surgery.
Health Link Medical Center has focused on cutting edge regenerative and physical medicine since its founding in early 2008, boasting a proud record of positive outcomes for very difficult degenerative conditions of the spine and other joints. We understand what it means to seek a good physical quality of life and our specialists are focused on making positive differences in the lives of our patients through innovative stem cell therapy and regenerative medicine treatments.
Areas treatedCervical Spine, Elbow, Foot & Ankle, Hand & Wrist, Hip, Knee, Lumbar Spine, Shoulder
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Stephen Derrington, D.O., is an interventional orthopedic specialist with Regenexx in San Diego County and Orange County, California. Dr. Derrington is board-certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and fellowship-trained in Interventional Spine, Sports Medicine, and Regenerative Medicine.
After graduating from medical school at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, he completed his internship at Wellington Regional Medical Center in Wellington, Florida and residency at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dr. Derrington then completed a fellowship in Napa, California, with Marko Bodor, M.D., advancing his skills in diagnostic ultrasound, interventional procedures using ultrasound and fluoroscopic guidance, regenerative medicine, and electrodiagnostics. Dr. Derrington continues his regenerative medicine training with Regenexx and the Interventional Orthopedic Foundation and helps educate fellow physicians as an expert instructor for the Interventional Orthopedic Foundation.
Dr. Derrington has published papers and textbook chapters on spine procedures, tendon disorders, and ultrasound-guided injection techniques.
As a doctor of osteopathic medicine, he understands the connection between structure and function and devises treatment plans to help the body heal itself without surgical intervention.
When not seeing patients or teaching, Dr. Derrington stays active via CrossFit and enjoys eating good food, finding good music, and exploring the world with his wife.View Doctor's CV
Consider Regenerative Treatment at Health Link Medical Center - Oceanside and Avoid the Painful Recovery and Downtime Following Surgery
Regenexx® regenerative orthopedic treatments are helping individuals avoid surgery and get back to their daily active lifestyles. These non-surgical treatments are designed to assist the body's natural healing mechanisms by activating and increasing the local cells that are responsible for repairing damaged tissue.