Stem Cell Therapy

What is stem cell therapy?

Stem cell therapy, sometimes referred to as regenerative medicine, promotes the repair response of diseased, dysfunctional, or injured tissue using stem cells. It’s like organ transplantation, but uses cells instead of donor organs, which are limited in supply.

Cells are grown in a lab. These stem cells are manipulated to specialize into specific types of cells, such as heart muscle cells, blood cells, or nerve cells. The specialized cells can then be implanted into a person. For example, if the person has heart disease, the cells could be injected into the heart muscle. The healthy transplanted heart muscle cells could then contribute to repairing defective heart muscle.

What are stem cells?

Does AmeriHealth perform stem cell therapy in their office?

Yes! And we’d love to visit with you more about it. Please give us a call at 208-522-8300 or submit a contact form today!

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