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Effective Clinical Modulation of Knee Osteoarthritis Symptoms Through the Use of Combined Cellular Therapy Techniques

Vinet-Jones, Heather and Darr, Kevin F Submitted to the Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (June 2020) SUMMARY The combination of autologous bone marrow aspirate concentrate (BMAC), fat graft, and platelet rich plasma (PRP), which we have defined as Combined Cellular Therapy (CCT), was utilized in the treatment of pain and functional deficits associated […]

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Clinical Use of Autologous Micro-Fragmented Fat Progressively Restores Pain and Function in Shoulder Osteoarthritis

Vinet-Jones, Heather and Darr, Kevin F Submitted to Regenerative Medicine (May 2020) ABSTRACT Non-digested micro-fragmented adipose tissue (MFat™, Lipogems®) was utilized to treat shoulder joint pain and inflammation associated dysfunction in 25 patients with mild (n=12) to moderate (n=13) shoulder osteoarthritis (OA) who have completed follow-ups at 6, 18, and 52 week intervals. All study […]

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Louisiana Orthopaedic Association’s 2020 Annual Meeting March 6&7

Dr. Darr will be presenting the results of his research on the use of Lipogems® in osteoarthritic shoulder cases at the Louisiana Orthopaedic Association’s 2020 Annual Meeting to be held at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside Hotel on March 6th and 7th.  He will be presenting a poster titled “The Clinical Use of Autologous Micro-Fragmented […]

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TOBI 2020 11th Annual PRP & Regenerative Medicine Symposium, Workshops & Cadaver Labs Wynn, Las Vegas June 11-13, 2020

Effective Clinical Modulation of Knee OA Symptoms Through Combined Cellular Therapy (Lipoaspirate, BMC and PRP)  

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Dr. Kevin Darr is Now Offering Class IV Therapeutic Laser Treatments for Advanced Pain Relief and Enhanced Healing.

High-power therapy laser provides a safe, non-invasive solution for pain management, wound healing and rehabilitation.  Dr. Darr proudly announces the addition of Class IV therapeutic laser that delivers advanced pain relief and enhanced tissue healing. “We are very excited to offer these treatments to our patients”, said Dr. Darr.  “Laser therapy is an innovative drug-free […]

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Free Joint Pain Seminar – Kevin Darr, MD 10/03

Join one of Avala Hospital’s physicians Dr. Kevin Darr with Covington Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Institute for a free joint pain seminar and dinner beginning at 6pm on Thursday, October 3rd at Keith Young’s Steakhouse restaurant in Madisonville, LA. For event questions or to RSVP, please contact 833-Robot4U or 833-762-6848. *Event for adults 21 and […]

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Free Joint Pain Seminar – Kevin Darr, MD 6/13

Join one of Avala Hospital’s physicians Dr. Kevin Darr with Covington Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Institute for a free joint pain seminar and dinner beginning at 6pm on Thursday, June 13th at Keith Young’s Steakhouse restaurant in Madisonville, LA. For event questions or to RSVP, please contact 833-Robot4U or 833-762-6848. *Event for adults 21 and […]

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Join Us For A Free Joint Pain Seminar – 4/25!

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Award-Winning, FDA-Cleared Technology Uses Body’s Own Fat to Help Heal Orthopedic Injuries

The versatile, FDA-cleared LIPOGEMS system is available at Covington Orthopedics COVINGTON, La., Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — A nationally recognized Louisiana orthopedic surgeon is now offering an exciting, FDA-cleared medical technology that delivers an ingenious new use for ordinary body fat (called adipose). The system, called Lipogems, actually unlocks fat’s natural ability to support healing […]

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Louisiana Orthopaedic Association’s 2019 Annual Meeting

Dr. Darr will be presenting on two of our clinical trials at the Louisiana Orthopaedic Association’s 2019 Annual Meeting to be held at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside Hotel on February 15th and 16th. He will be giving a podium presentation titled “Analysis of the Safety and Effectiveness of Combination Cell Therapy for the Treatment […]

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