1. Hematopoietic Stem Cells

    At Greater Austin Regenerative Medicine & Wellness, we want to help every patient understand stem cells, how they’re gathered, and how they can be used. In our previous blog on stem cell therapy, we talked about mesenchymal stem cells and their ability to form bone, cartilage, and other connective tissues. In this post, we’ll discuss hematopoietic stem cells and their capabilities. What Ar…Read More

  2. Aspiration for Your Hip and Knee Problems

    If you work in a job that puts a lot of stress on your joints, notably your hips and knees, it can become tougher each year to do your job effectively. Jobs that require manual labor and heavy lifting, such as construction, can take quite a toll on your body. If you’re feeling like your body is breaking down, and you have sharp pains in your knees or hips when lifting a heavy object, it’s impo…Read More

  3. Mesenchymal Stem Cells

    If you’ve done any research into stem cell therapy, you’ve probably come across the phrase “mesenchymal stem cells.” Unless you have access to a medical dictionary or took the time to look it up online, “mesenchymal” isn’t a word you encounter on a daily basis. While they may seem somewhat complex, mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) are simply adult stem cells that are found in bone marro…Read More

  4. Has an Injury Slowed Down Your Training?

    Professional athletes are required to put in hours and hours of training in order to be the very best at their sport. Their bodies go through a rigorous routine, and they often work with a personal trainer or their team’s physician to determine the best way to recover and repair their muscles after a particularly intense workout. They want to be ready for gameday or their next competition, but i…Read More

  5. The Benefits of BMAC (Infographic)

    At Greater Austin Regenerative Medicine & Wellness, we offer bone marrow aspiration concentrate (BMAC) treatment for a number of orthopedic and sports-related injuries. In the infographic below, you can see the process and benefits of BMAC, and better understand how and why these treatments can be beneficial for those suffering from hip, knee, or any other type of pain. If you're looking for a…Read More

  6. Can BMAC Help Your Tennis Elbow?

    Tennis elbow was named as such due to being frequently found in those who played tennis, but it can affect many others who play other sports or use their arms for manual labor. The scientific term for the condition, lateral epicondylitis, describes the inflammation of the tendons that join the forearm muscles on the outside of the elbow; therefore, the outside of the elbow is where pain is felt th…Read More

  7. The Benefits of Using Your Own Stem Cells

    Countless dollars and years of medical research have gone into helping the human body battle foreign viruses, bacteria, and other antigens. When a foreign substance enters the body, either through the skin, mouth, or sinuses, the immune system responds, creating antibodies to combat the antigen. At Greater Austin Regenerative Medicine & Wellness, this is why we gather stem cells from the pat…Read More

  8. Stem Cells for Athletic Injuries

    Jeremy is an avid amateur athlete who plays everything from company softball to flag football, club soccer to ultimate Frisbee. He also finds time to go to the gym or go for a run to keep his body in shape. He eats healthy as well, keeping in mind proper nutrition during every meal. However, even the most prepared athletes can suffer injury. During a soccer game, Jeremy plants his foot to change d…Read More

  9. Treatment for Foot and Ankle Pain

    We wrote previously about our bone marrow aspiration process, and how it can be used to repair and regenerate damaged tissue in the body. While a general overview can be useful to those searching for more information on the procedure, there are those who are looking for effective treatment for a specific injury or chronic pain in a specific part of their body. One such part that can benefit fr…Read More

  10. Who Can Benefit from Stem Cell Therapy?

    It’s a question that we’ve been asked many, many times, and the answer can vary depending on the situation. At Greater Austin Regenerative Medicine & Wellness, we believe in creating a stem cell therapy plan that’s unique to each patient. Someone that’s suffering from spinal problems, osteoarthritis, or a ligament or tendon tear can benefit from stem cell injections. When you visit our…Read More