Regenerative therapy, also known as regenerative medicine, is a field of medical treatment that focuses on repairing, regenerating, and replacing damaged or diseased cells, tissues, and organs in the body. The goal of regenerative therapy is to stimulate the body’s natural healing processes and promote the growth of new healthy tissue to replace damaged or diseased tissue.
Growth factor therapy involves using proteins that stimulate cell growth and division to promote tissue repair and regeneration.
Regenerative therapy has the potential to provide several benefits for foot ailments. Here are a few examples:
- Accelerated healing: Regenerative therapy can accelerate the healing process by promoting the growth of new healthy tissue, which can reduce pain and inflammation in the affected area.
- Reduced need for surgery: In some cases, regenerative therapy can help to avoid the need for surgical intervention, which can be more invasive and require a longer recovery time.
- Non-invasive treatment: Many regenerative therapies are minimally invasive, which means they can be performed in an outpatient setting and require little to no downtime.
- Improved mobility: Regenerative therapy can improve joint function and mobility by promoting the growth of new tissue and reducing pain and inflammation.
- Long-lasting results: Unlike some treatments that provide only temporary relief, regenerative therapy has the potential to provide long-lasting results by promoting the growth of new, healthy tissue.
Some common foot ailments that may benefit from regenerative therapy include plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendonitis, osteoarthritis, and diabetic foot ulcers. Please contact our office for more information at 714-842-7277.