Blog Archive

What is Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)? Jun 3rd, 2020

Platelet-Rich Plasma and its Treatment Benefits Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is a type of injection therapy that is performed by  concentrating the platelet cells of the blood. The procedure gained popularity following reports of professional athletes such as Tiger Woods and Stephen Curry receiving PRP injections after sustaining injuries. This procedure...

What is carpal tunnel syndrome? Jun 7th, 2019

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a common problem that can cause numbness, pain and tingling in the wrist and hand.   In most patients CTS worsens over time, making early diagnosis and treatment important. Simple actions can be taken to alleviate pain and pressure in the early stages but leaving...

What is a Herniated Disc? May 20th, 2019

Herniated spinal disc A herniated disc is an injury that can occur anywhere along the spine but most commonly occurs in the lower back. Other names for this condition include a bulging, protruding or ruptured disc, and it is one of the most common causes of lower back pain. Although...

What is tennis elbow? Apr 13th, 2019

Tennis elbow, also known as lateral epicondylitis, is a fairly common injury that can happen with tennis, racquet sports, or other repetitive arm motion. It is an inflammation of the tendon that attaches to the outside part of the elbow.  If left untreated, it can become a recurring issue. There...

Why should you visit the Atlantic Regenerative Joint and Spine Center? Mar 27th, 2019

The Atlantic Regenerative Joint and Spine Center offer innovative treatments that aren’t found anywhere else. We understand that choosing the appropriate regenerative clinic for your needs can be overwhelming, as you only want the best for your health. We also only want the best for your health. Using Regenexx’s patented...

Subacromial Decompression Surgery Mar 20th, 2019

Subacromial decompression surgery – not the answer Today I’ll like to review a recent study that was published on a type of shoulder surgery called subacromial decompression.  This surgery is done to treat a condition called shoulder impingement. Shoulder impingement occurs when a bone (called the acromion) can impinge on...

How can Regenexx treatments help with spinal pain? Feb 14th, 2019

At the Atlantic Regenerative Joint and Spine Center, we aim to improve your quality of life. We can help to alleviate pain and allow you to return to the activities you love. Our treatment options are diverse with a strong focus on stem cells and blood platelet procedures to assist...

Considering an orthopaedic stem cell procedure? Jan 13th, 2019

Here’s eight questions we recommend you ask your physician before signing on that dotted line:   What is your speciality? Have you had training in advanced imaging placement of needles in cells? Only 1% of all physicians in the USA have been trained to use image-guided equipment and conduct the...

Treating painful golfer’s elbow Dec 18th, 2018

The painful Golfer’s Elbow – a condition where you experience pain in the tendons that attach your forearm to that bone inside your elbow, also known at the ‘funny bone’. Well this pain isn’t so funny, is it? Golfer’s Elbow can cause pain to spread right down your arm and...

Welcome! Nov 8th, 2018

Welcome to the first blog post for Atlantic Regenerative Joint and Spine Center! As you likely already know, we are a partner clinic of the Regenexx network.  Regenexx is a worldwide network of physicians who specialize in using regenerative treatments to treat orthopedic and spine conditions.  These physicians are held...