Why doesn’t insurance cover Stem Cell Treatments or Regenerative Medicine?

Medication Therapy vs. Stem Cell Therapy

Medication Therapy vs. Stem Cell Therapy

The most common way we treat pain and injuries to our joints is medication, but why? When you take a pill to cover up your symptoms, it does nothing to repair and fix the tissues that are damaged and causing you pain. In some cases, medication is absolutely necessary...
Where do our stem cells come from?

Where do our stem cells come from?

At Cactus Medical Center, we use Umbilical Cord Blood Stem Cells (UCBSC’s). These stem cells come from healthy mothers and babies, live to term births, when the mother chooses to not bank the cord blood. It is the safest and least invasive method of extracting the...
What is Stem Cell Therapy pt. 2

What is Stem Cell Therapy pt. 2

What are stem cells? Simply stated, stem cells are the bodies internal repair system. These cells are called mesenchymal cells, they are undifferentiated cells that have the power to turn into whatever type of cell or tissue that is needed including: bone, cartilage,...
What is Stem Cell Therapy pt. 2

What is Stem Cell Therapy?

“This treatment changed my life!” “I can walk without pain again!” “My knee pain is gone!” “This is the future of Medicine!” “I can’t believe how good I feel” Curious as to what everyone is talking about and the “buzz” around the clinic? Its simple, REGENERATION!...