Specialty Surgeon Complete Packaged Procedure for a Stem Cell Treatment For Avascular Necrosis.
Avascular necrosis of hip is a condition seen in young and middle aged patients. Often both hips are affected. Traditional surgical treatment is a hip replacement in advanced stage. Stem cell treatment at early stage of the disease can arrest its progression to complete arthritis of the hip. Stem cells are obtained from your bone marrow by a biopsy and cultured in the laboratory. These are then introduced into the treatment area.
Cost includes biopsy, culture and implantation, physician’s fees, hospital stay for both procedures.
Not included are diagnostic studies, consultations with additional specialists and cost of complication management; travel, food and lodging.