Stem cells in the body have the ability to transform into different types of tissue, such as tendons and ligaments. Introducing them into an injured area allows for healing of the damaged tissue, including cartilage. Umbilical cord blood and the surrounding tissue are an excellent source these of healthy, highly concentrated cells. Similar to amniotic tissue injections, there is no concern for rejection. For more information about these injections, call 609-904-2565.
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What Are Stem Cells?
How It Works
Types of Stem Cells