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At Lakeshore Orthopaedics, we are devoted to offering you access to the latest promising treatments, including platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy. For patients who have experienced an injury to a tendon or ligament, PRP carries extra growth factors to the affected area, speeding the healing process. The PRP is extracted from the patient’s own blood via a centrifuge and is then injected into the affected area, guided by real-time ultrasonography. Once there, the PRP can help the injured tissue regenerate faster than it would otherwise.

PRP therapy can be helpful for the treatment of:

  • Acute or chronic ligament strains
  • Biceps tendinosis
  • Chronic Achilles tendinosis
  • Chronic partial tendon tear
  • Distal biceps tendon partial tear
  • Hamstring strain
  • Joint arthritis
  • Partial rotator cuff tears
  • Patellar tendonitis/tendinosis
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Quadriceps strain or partial tear
  • Tennis elbow and golfer’s elbow
  • Ulnar collateral ligament injury

Dr. Marjorie J. Delo has completed additional training specifically in platelet-rich plasma therapy and has the expertise and experience to assess, diagnose, and treat your injury or condition.

To learn more about our platelet-rich plasma or to schedule an appointment, please call (920) 320-5241 or click the Appointment Request button.