Regenerative medicine is the process of creating living, functional tissues to repair or replace tissue or organ function lost due to age, disease, damage, or congenital defects. This field holds the promise of regenerating damaged structures in the body by stimulating previously irreparable cells to heal themselves. Orthopedic Associates of Dutchess County is proud to have two of the finest board-certified, fellowship-trained physiatrists in the area to be able to offer you and the Hudson Valley this innovative treatment for managing your pain!
Physiatrists, also known as Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) physicians, treat a wide variety of medical conditions affecting the brain, spinal cord, nerves, bones, joints, ligaments, muscles, and tendons.
They are medical doctors who have completed training in the specialty of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and may be subspecialty-certified in Brain Injury Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Neuromuscular Medicine, Pain Medicine, Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine, Spinal Cord Injury Medicine, and/or Sports Medicine.