Disorders treated with Platelet-rich Plasma

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Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) has been used for hard and soft tissue regeneration. These are some applications that have been published in the scientific literature:

  • Surgical repair of torn Achilles tendons
  • Treatment of diabetic foot ulcers Face-lift surgery (rhytidectomy), because of the hemostatic properties of platelet rich plasma
  • Cosmetic facial surgery induced hair loss, as for sideburns
  • Enhancement and facilitation of skin sensory nerve recovery after surgery
  • Reduction in skin wound healing complications after upper and lower eyelid surgery
  • Increased wound healing in periodontal tissue

 

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Buffalo Phlebologist