LA is a major sports hub. Sports Medicine deals with athletic injuries. Medical treatments which foster tissue repair or healing are desirous in Sports Medicine, and stem cells are an integral aspect of Regenerative Medicine. Dr. Dennis Lox is a Sports and Regenerative Medicine expert who practices and incorporates stem cell therapy for sports medicine injuries in LA, California. Dr. Lox treats injuries of joints such as the knee, hip, and shoulder with stem cell therapy.
Arthritis is common in athletes with advancing age, and is more common after surgery for knee and joint problems, therefore knee and joint arthritis is commonly seen in sports medicine and athletes. Stem cells are a Regenerative Medicine application used to foster repair and healing in athletes, and can be viewed as a viable option to surgery in athletes with sports injuries. Treatment strategies which are aimed to prolong an athletes career or sports participation are an integral part of a sports medicine approach. Stem cells may be viewed as an extension of this approach. Dr. Dennis Lox practices Sports and Regenerative Medicine in the Los Angeles (LA), California city of Beverly Hills.