Mixed results of PRP compared to Hyaluronic acid treatments

The last few years a number of studies have shown that PRP is better than Hyaluronic acid for osteoarthritis of the knee.  Recent studies comparing PRP and hyaluronic acid injection treatments showed somewhat different results.  One study showed that PRP was superior...

What can we do for moderately severe knee osteoarthritis

The way medicine views treatment of knee osteoarthritis is slowly changing. Many people with this problem find themselves at a difficult crossroads. Recurrent steroid injections may offer mild relief but may not be safe long term. Traditional surgical options such as...

Hip arthritis in young man treated with PRP and Hyaluronic acid

I recently saw a man in his 30s who has thinning of the cartilage in his hip joints.  He recently had arthroscopic surgery for femoral acetabular impingement in his hips, with limited benefit.  In fact, a few months after surgery he still had persistent pain, could no...