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Health & Wellness

                               Health, Wellness & Regeneration

                Non-Invasive Pain Treatment, No Surgery—No Cortisone

                                             shin splints, rotator cuff tears, plantar
                                             fasciitis, iliotibial band syndrome, pyri-       COMPREHENSIVE PAIN AND
                                             formis syndrome, tennis/golfer’s elbow,            REGENERATIVE CENTER
                                             sprained or torn muscles and neck/back
                                             pain including disc disease (herniated                NATURAL PAIN RELIEF
                                             nucleus pulposus).                                 AND BODY REGENERATION
                                               PRP/PPP is also used in aesthetic
                                             medicine to erase scaring, reduce fine   •  Neurodiagnostic studies     • Tenotomy Tendon Restoration
                                             lines, and heal sunspots, alopecia, bald-  available on site:           •  PRP/PPP
                                             ing, and even premature aging. This       EMG/NCV (electromyography),     Platelets Rich Plasma/
                                                                                                                       Platelets Poor Plasma
                                             regenerative healing process lasts lon-   ANS: Autonomic Nervous        •  Stem Cells Regenerative
                                             ger than traditional fillers and is the   System diagnostic study,        Treatment
                                             patient’s own blood platelets, which      Memory & Cognitive Testing    •  Physical Therapy on Site
                                             stimulates the body to heal more effec-  •  TPI Nonsteroid Trigger Points   •  Fall Prevention Program
        Dorota M. Gribbin, MD                tively and naturally.                     Injections                    •  Medical Weight Loss
                                               When PRP is injected into the dam-     •  RFA Radiofrequency Ablation:   •  Aesthetic Medicine:
           Countless Americans endure debili-  aged  area  it  stimulates  the  tendon  or   alleviate pain with elevated   Botox, Fillers, Skin Care,
        tating pain  every day. We  live longer   ligament causing mild inflammation that   temperature                Body & Face Sculpting
        and therefore have much higher chance   triggers the healing cascade. As a result                       181 North Harrison St. PRINCETON, NJ 08540
        to experience painful conditions than   new collagen begins to develop. As this        2333 Whitehorse-Mercerville Rd., Suite 8, MERCERVILLE, NJ 08619
        our ancestors.                       collagen matures it begins to shrink              369 Applegarth Rd., Suite #4, Apple Plaza, MONROE TWP, NJ 08831
           “Pain is a symptom,” says Dorota M.   causing the tightening and strengthen-
        Gribbin, M.D., Assistant Clinical Pro-  ing of the tendons or ligaments of the                                  609.588.0540
        fessor at Columbia University – College   damaged area.                                                  Toll Free 1.844.866.4488
        of Physicians and Surgeons, Chairman  PROLOTHERAPY                                        
        of Physical Medicine and Rehabilita-   Prolotherapy  is  a  method  of  injec-
        tion section at Robert Wood Johnson  tion treatment designed to stimulate
        University Hospital at Hamilton and  healing. Various irritant solutions are   off” a small nerve which conducts pain.  pulmonary embolism. 50% of patients
        Medical Director of Comprehensive  injected into the ligaments, tendons,   It is used for effective treatment of pain  after hip fracture and hip surgery don’t
        Pain and Regenerative Center. “In order  and joints to encourage Dorota M.   with long lasting results. The outcomes  survive the first year. According to the
        to manage pain effectively, it is essential  Gribbin, MD repair of damaged tis-  are amazing: years of pain relief, low-  American Academy of Orthopedic
        to pinpoint its cause.” Named one of the  sue. Hackett describes prolotherapy   ering or eliminating the need for pain  Surgeons 30-40% of all falls can be
        best doctors in the New York Metro  as strengthening “the weld of disabled   medications. Skin tightening, nonsurgi-  prevented. Diagnosis and treatment of
        Area by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.  ligaments and tendons to bone by stim-  cal face-lift and smoothing of the skin  dizziness and disequilibrium are now
        for 14 consecutive years between 1999  ulating the production of new bone and   surface have proven to be effective in  available. State of the art diagnostic
        and 2013, the pain management special-  fibrous tissue cells…”           the treatment of acne scars and sun  studies, posturography and VNG test-
        ist uses a minimally invasive approach   25% Dextrose (solution of sugar with   damaged skin as well as cellulite and  ing, are followed with customized bal-
        to outsmart tough pain. Her first step is  a local anesthetic) is injected to tendon/  excessive fatty tissue.   ance and gait retraining with safety and
        to obtain a global understanding of the  ligament area. This method heals the   Remember, you do not need to live  vestibular adaptation training.
        patient, including specific complaints  ligaments and tendons by making them   with your pain. Pain treatment does not
        and  past medical and  social  history.  stronger and thicker. No corticosteroids                             TENOTOMY
        Next come diagnostic studies such as  are used. This is an effective treatment   need to involve dangerous medications   This procedure is an FDA cleared,
        blood tests, xrays, MRI and electrodi-  for all joints and ligaments and all age   or surgery. You do not need plastic   percutaneous tenotomy, the mechanical
        agnostic studies (EMG/NCV).          patients. Depending on the body part,   surgery or painful derma-abrasions to  treatment of tendinitis, plantar fasciitis,
                                                                                 erase years from your face and body.
        REGENERATE RATHER THAN               ultrasound and or fluoroscopy guid-                                      bursitis of foot, ankle, hip, knee, elbow,
        REPLACE! STEM CELLS,                 ance may be used. Three to six sessions   ANS: AUTONOMIC NERVOUS         shoulder and knee joints. Without med-
        PLATELETS RICH PLASMA                every 1-2 weeks are required.       SYSTEM DIAGNOSTIC STUDY              ications, only local anesthetics, needle
        (PRP) AND PLATELETS POOR             RADIOFREQUENCY:                        NEW 15-minute noninvasive test  emulsifies pathological tissue in the
        PLASMA (PPP)                         A Revolutionary Modality in the     allows to diagnose neurological and vas-  tendon and promotes self-healing of the
           Regenerate rather than replace  Treatment of Painful Conditions       cular etiology of pain (complex regional  connective tissue. It is a 3-5 minute pro-
        your joints, tendons, muscles, skin, and  and in Body Regeneration &     pain syndrome, polyneuropathy, mono-  cedure performed in a sterile setting.
        wounds with Regenerative Injection  Rejuvenation.                        neuropathy with or without diabetes   CHRONIC PAIN TREATMENT
        Therapy with Growth Factors in Plate-  Surgery should be the last resort.   mellitus).                        WITH BOTOX
        lets  Rich  Plasma  (PRP)  and  Kinines  Most painful conditions are treated con-  FALL PREVENTION & BALANCE     Chronic headache, neck pain, pain-
        in Platelets Poor Plasma (PPP). PRP  servatively with a nonsurgical approach.  DISORDERS TREATMENT            ful spastic upper and lower extremities
        therapy strengthens and heals arthritic  In addition to medications, physical   More than 90 million Americans  related to stroke and multiple-sclerosis
        and strained joints, tendons, ligaments,  modalities (ultrasound, TENS, mas-  have  experienced  a  balance  disorder.   are treated with BOTOX with excellent
        muscles, and skin—including nonheal-  sage, exercise) and injection techniques,  30% of people over age of 65 will fall   results.
        ing wounds and aging skin of your face.  RADIOFREQUENCY is a revolution-  each year. That number increases to       For more information
        PRP injections can be performed all  ary technology which incapacitates the  50% for people over age of 85! Falls     call 609-588-0540
        over the body. It is a natural regenera-  conduction of pain and also treats cel-  account for more than half of acciden-
        tive method of treatment of sports inju-  lulite, tightens the subcutaneous tissue  tal deaths among the elderly. 30% of   Toll Free: 844-866-4488
        ries, arthritic joints, lower back pain,  and erases scars and wrinkles.   falls in people over 65 years result in
        disc disease, tennis elbow, carpal tun-  Radiofrequency ablation of the  hip fracture. 30% of surgeries for hip   Office visits by appointment
        nel syndrome, ACL and meniscal tears,  median branch sensory nerve “turns  fracture result in heart attack, stroke or

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