An estimated 200,000 ACL-related injuries occur annually in the United States, and approximately 100,000 ACL reconstructions are performed each year.
What do Tiger Woods, Kobe Bryant, and Maria Sharapova all have in common? They have all used platelet rich plasma (PRP) to treat an injury and get back to the sport they love.
Knee pain or injury is one of the most common reasons to see an orthopedic doctor. One of the largest weight-bearing joints, your knee is supported by an intricate network of ligaments and tendons as well as shock-absorbing cartilage. Because of the knee’s complexity and functioning, pain and injuries are a common occurrence.