Video #14 in the “Know Series” of most common Prp and Stem Cell and orthobiologic questions we get from Doctors and patients and salespeople.
Get Pain Free This Fall Withe The Texas Orthobiologic Institute
If you have joint pain or back pain or have been told you need orthopedic surgery….please come to our regenerative medicine seminar Wednesday, August 11 at 7p. Don Buford, MD, a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon, will lead a question and answer seminar designed to protect patients from stem cell scams and to help patients decide when PRP or stem cell injections might be a good treatment option.
Does having an IRB (institutional review board) approval or a study mean that you DON'T have to abide by the FDA regulations for amniotic fluid, umbilical cord blood, exosomes, Wharton's Jelly, or anything else in regenerative medicine? NO :)
If you have joint pain or back pain or have been told you need orthopedic surgery….please come to our regenerative medicine seminar on Wednesday evening, October 9th at 7pm. Don Buford, MD, a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon, will lead a question and answer seminar designed to protect patients from stem cell scams and to help patients decide when PRP or stem cell injections might be a good treatment option.
I recently came across this chart which nicely illustrates the difference in length of training in medical and surgical specialties. In addition to just the time and experience difference…there are differences in educational focus and content also. When looking for a doctor or surgeon to make your diagnosis and recommend ALL of the treatment options from regenerative medicine to surgery…..make sure you see someone qualified. When it is time to have someone inject you…make sure they have the proper training, experience, equipment, and even the proper malpractice insurance!
UCLA Football shout out
* EXOSOMES * The Final FDA Word On Exosomes For Clinical Use In The USA. A well respected and thoughtful regenerative medicine doctor and educator recently took the time to do what I have been begging distributors and makers of allograft orthobiologics to do….ask the FDA about the regulatory requirements for their products! Thru the end of this year the FDA has a program called “TRIP” that is free and results in a prelim answer in 3 business days.
A 45 min. talk on the 2019 Current USA Regulations for Stem Cells and the regulatory and legal actions
45 min overview on the 2019 current FDA regulatory landscape for regenerative medicine. I also discuss the ethical concerns and recent regulatory and legal actions in the USA.
I gave this talk in 2019 at the 10th Annual Orthobiologic Institute Meeting (TOBI)
It is a short 10 minute intro talk on the differences between bone marrow aspirate and bone marrow concentrate.