What Are Platelets?

What Are Platelets?

Like red and white blood cells, platelets are a component of blood. Platelets alone lack the healing or restorative properties; but rather, the substances called growth factors and other proteins, which they secrete stimulate tissue regeneration, regulate cell...
What To Expect During and After Your Treatment

What To Expect During and After Your Treatment

When you go for treatment, the doctor first starts to draw blood from the patient’s vein, usually in the arm. Next, the blood is separated to produce platelet-rich plasma, and the doctor will inject it directly into the area that needs treatment. Call Advanced Health...
After PRT Therapy

After PRT Therapy

After PRT therapy, the injection site might become tender, but it shouldn’t be painful. At the site of the injection, some people may develop a small wound or a bruise. Call Advance Heath Solution – GA Spine & Disc today at (770) 212-3991 if you are considering...
What Is Plasma?

What Is Plasma?

Plasma refers to the liquid part of blood that serves as the medium for red and white blood cells and other materials traveling in the bloodstream. Plasma consists mostly of water, with nutrients, antibodies, proteins, and glucose, among other components mixed in....
What Other Treatment Can Platelet-Rich Plasma be Used For?

What Other Treatment Can Platelet-Rich Plasma be Used For?

Platelet-Rich Plasma can be used for the treatment of Osteoarthritis, sprains and strains, pain and instability in various joints, carpal tunnel syndrome, injuries throughout the body, including in the elbow, shoulder, knee, and other joints, chronic pain conditions....
Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy

Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy

Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy- also known as PRP therapy or autologous conditioned plasma (ACP) therapy – is a revolutionary treatment that seeks to maximize blood’s natural healing properties to repair damaged muscles, tendons, cartilage, ligaments, or even bone. Call...