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 […]
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 […]
Covington Doctor Treats Osteoarthritis with Stem Cells This article features Dr. Kevin Darr from the Covington Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Institute Published by: New Orleans City Business – October, 2015 (Click Here to Download the Full Article)
Strides in joint replacement techniques are helping more get back to their lives. The article from The Advocate features Dr. Kevin Darr from Covington Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Institute and touches on the features of better joint replacements: Smaller incisions during surgery, Longer-lasting local anesthetics, & Early Mobility.
A Randomized, Double-Blind, Controlled Study C. Thomas Vangsness Jr., MD, Jack Farr II, MD, Joel Boyd, MD, David T. Dellaero, MD, C. Randal Mills, PhD, and Michelle LeRoux-Williams, PhD View/Download Full Article PDF file Background: There are limited treatment options for tissue restoration and the prevention of degenerative changes in the knee. Stem cells have […]
Do you think you have an ACL Tear? Ligaments are tough, nonstretchable fibers that hold your bones together. A tear to the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) of your knee joint is among the most common sport-related injuries. The ACL connects the thighbone (the femur) to the shinbone (the tibia) and acts to prevent your thighbone […]
What is Rotator Cuff and how can it be injured? The rotator cuff is actually a combination of muscles and tendons at the top of the upper arm that helps stabilize the shoulder joint and move the arm (both lift and rotation). The “cuff” of muscles attaches to the scapula (shoulder blade) with a […]
How is an ACL injury treated? Your doctor may recommend different treatment options depending on your particular symptoms and the severity of your injury. Together you will also consider how your injury is affecting your lifestyle and your participation in your favorite activities. Brace yourself. While you and your doctor determine the extent of your […]