Oct 11

TOBI 2018 Symposium Abstracts Published in Biologic Orthopedic Journal

On June 8-9, 2018, field leaders in orthopedics and regenerative medicine from around the world gathered to present new research, data, and best practices. These world-class physicians and surgeons lectured and debated on regenerative medicine topics such as PRP, bone marrow concentrate (BMC), lipoaspirate, spine, biologics in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and regulatory issues.The abstracts from those lectures are now published in Biologic Orthopedic Journal. Abstracts feature speakers including Allan Mishra, Freddie Fu, J. Peter Rubin, Jason Dragoo, James HC...

May 10

A Conversation on Regenerative Medicine with Drs. Malanga and Mautner

Regenerative medicine experts and TOBI faculty Dr. Gerry Malanga and Dr. Ken Mautner recently sat down with Dr. Jonathan Halperin to discuss the basics of regenerative medicine as well as the current state of literature possible future directions. We’ve provided a brief synopsis below, but encourage you to dive into this fascinating conversation from two of the thought-leaders in this area. Synopsis: The conversation starts by summarizing the past and current state of regenerative therapies. While these therapies are still...

May 1

Comparing PRP to Tenex in the Treatment of Medial and Lateral Epicondylitis

Medial and lateral epicondylitis are two common elbow conditions that affect a variety of athletes and can significantly impair arm function. While epicondylitis generally responds to conservative treatment, the course can be prolonged and it’s unclear whether some treatments may work better than others. In a study published in the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, several authors including TOBI faculty Drs. Kenneth Mautner and Allison Boden compared the effectiveness of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) and Tenex to see whether one...