Rethinking Knee Surgery: Insights & Regrets from a Doctor

Rethinking Knee Surgery: Insights & Regrets from a Doctor

As Director of Regenerative Medicine at VSI, I help patients every day who are dealing with terrible back, neck and body pain. When surgery isn’t the right answer — or isn’t possible — regenerative medicine procedures like platelet rich plasma or stem cell therapy often comes into play to help the body promote its own…

As Seen on DC News Now: Preventing Sports Injuries & More

As Seen on DC News Now: Preventing Sports Injuries & More

As sports pick up this fall, so do sports injuries. Back injuries are among the most common, whether you’re a committed and competitive athlete, a weekend warrior, or have a student athlete in your family. Each year there are more than 5 million sports injuries at the high school level, with football injuries being the…

Natural Nonsurgical Alternative to Shoulder Surgery: Stem Cell Therapy

Natural Nonsurgical Alternative to Shoulder Surgery: Stem Cell Therapy

More and more people who suffer from injuries and joint pain in the shoulders are turning to platelet-rich plasma or PRP – which is a form of regenerative medicine. Just like stem cell therapy – these are procedures that allow the body to heal itself. Dr. Niteesh Bharara, Director of Regenerative Medicine at VSI is here to…

The Human Body CAN Heal Itself from Head to Toe

The Human Body CAN Heal Itself from Head to Toe

Lots of people are intrigued by Regenerative Medicine and have heard promising information about the incredible power it has to promote healing. But there’s also a lot of confusion about what it really encompasses and how it works. So in this episode, Dr. Niteesh Bharara, Director of Regenerative Medicine at the VSI walks us through…

Uncovering Natural Alternative to Knee Surgery with Regenerative Medicine

Uncovering Natural Alternative to Knee Surgery with Regenerative Medicine

Stiff, achy, and pain in the knees can be debilitating. And it’s so common that nearly one million knee replacement surgeries are performed each year in the US.   But when surgery isn’t an option – or desired by a patient – regenerative medicine may help. We’re talking about procedures that allow the body to…