Why you need to know about the SI joint if you have back or hip pain

Why you need to know about the SI joint if you have back or hip pain

Hip and back pain is much more complicated and nuanced than most physicians realize.  Not all hip pain is arthritis. Not all back pain is disc related. While the differential diagnosis for these pains is quite wide, the sacroiliac joint is a major player for these...
Regenexx Spine treatment for Low Back Pain in Golfers

Regenexx Spine treatment for Low Back Pain in Golfers

Swinging a golf club may sound like a leisurely activity, however in reality it places a significant amount of stress on the joints throughout the body, in particular the lower back. Given how common lower back issues are in our society, it is useful to consider how...
Can the Regenexx stem cell protocol help in advanced knee arthritis?

Can the Regenexx stem cell protocol help in advanced knee arthritis?

Currently, many of the people who inquire about the Regenexx same day stem cell treatment for their knee arthritis have fairly advanced degree of arthritis. In an ideal future scenario, we will be using biologic treatments such as stem cells and platelet rich plasma...

Bending the curve in Ankylosing Spondylitis

The above picture is a classic image in the rheumatology literature showing a young man with ankylosing spondylitis progressively developing severe deforming disease as he gets older. In fact the majority of people with AS do not have this sort of progression, but a...