Faisal Hospital (Faisalabad) 673-A, Peoples Colony, Canal Bank, Faisalabad
WHAT IS PRP?
PRP stands for platelet rich plasma , that is derived from the blood after separating the red blood cells with our newly devised technique. This provides plasma, that is rich in platelets containing growth factors essential for healing of various tissues. Recently, this form of treatment has gained more popularity due its results in certain situations where medicines don’t work.
Is it Recommended? What are the indications?
There is a growing scientific evidence on this treatment across the world and this is being employed in orthopedics for the treatment of early joint arthritis , tendon and ligament injuries .
we have successfully treated over 100 patients of early knee arthritis with it oth promising results that are being published in research journals.
ROTATOR CUFF TEARS:
Rotator cuff injuries are notorious to heal cause significant morbidity in patients life .we have treated rotator cuff injuries’ with PRP therapy with great results. This form of treatment is lucrative and providing early relief and healing to the tissues that are damaged and resistant to the treatment by medicines.
In our advanced ACL surgery, we employ the PRP to enhance the healing and osteointegration of the graft and during ACL repair.
SPORTS PROFESSIONALS /ATHLETES:
we have used it to enhance performance and protect early cartilage degeneration in high demanding athletes.
AVN HEAD OF FEMUR:
We use it in the treatment of avascular necrosis of head of femur after the core decompression to provide the biological environment .
in conditions like tennis elbow, golfers elbow, where there is inflammation of the tendons and tendon sheaths, PRP provides a good relief.
A resistant condition that brings in a lot of pain and trouble in patients life also responds well to this treatment .