Stem cell therapy Vs. steroid injection therapy for Mortons neuroma?
Not only does the stem cell therapy hasten the process of rejuvenation and recovery; but can also effectively alleviate ongoing inflammation and disturbing pain symptoms. The effects are driven by the cytokines and other natural chemical messengers that are released in response to the rupturing or lysis of platelets.
Stem cell mechanism of action: How one type of stem cell can become another and repair injured bone, blood vessels, cartilage and tendons.
Janet D. Pearl, MD, MSc is the Medical Director of The Center for Morton’s Neuroma and Complete Spine and Pain Care, an interventional and integrated Pain Management program located in Framingham, Massachusetts. Previously, Dr. Pearl was the Co-Director of the Pain Management Center at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center, where she was also the Director of the Fellowship program. She is the former Director of a satellite pain center of the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Pain Management Center, located at the HealthSouth Braintree Rehabilitation Hospital. Dr. Pearl held academic appointments at Harvard Medical School and Tufts Medical School. She serves on the Health Care Services Board of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Department of Industrial Accidents since 2000 as one of its physician representatives and is Chair of the Committee on Pain Management.