PRP – Platelet Rich Plasma

PRP Therapy for a fast healing prcoess

PRP - Platelet Rich Plasma

Autologous blood therapies have also reached their significance in orthopedics. The blood plasma with the platelets (PRP) contained therein, among other things, has a special significance. From the platelets namely growth factors are released, the u.a. Support healing processes on tendons, cartilage and muscles.

With a double syringe, a fast and safe procedure is available to prepare an autologous conditioned plasma (PRP) in practice within a few minutes and apply it to the patient immediately afterwards (tendon, muscle or joint). With this method, the platelets and growth factors are efficiently separated and concentrated. It is sufficient to remove a small amount of blood from the arm vein.

Scientific studies have shown that platelet density in PRP is about twice as high as in whole blood, while red and white blood cells, which may affect the healing process, are not concentrated.

PRP – PLATELET RICH PLASMA THERAPY

THERAPY

In a PRP – Platelet Rich Plasma therapy, usually 4-5 treatments at intervals of 1-3 days are useful. Today, treatment of platelet-rich spinal cord plasma has provided good results in spinal pain. The PRP – Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy can be used in the cervical as well as in the lumbar area of ​​the spine. It can significantly assist and accelerate the healing process in chonic spine pain.

see the indications and the medical specialties for PRP therapy

FOR WHAT IS PRP THERAPY USED

If you don’t want to undergo any joint surgery e.g. the PRP might help to avoid a surgery. The PRP goes by injection into your joint. More so the PRP also can be use for other conservative orthopedic treatments such as hardened muscles. Further is the PRP therapy used in aesthetics. It can improve the shape of your skin and is a non-surgical treatment with smoothening results.

PRP ORTHOPEDICS

- mild Osteoarthritis joints
- hardenen muscles
- inflamed tendons (tennis elbow, Achilles tendonitis, inflammation of patellar etc.)

PRP AESTHETICS

- Skin lifting face
- Wrinkle treatment

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