Stem Cell Therapy Cost? Is it worth it? ~ Centeno Schultz Clinic

Stem Cell Therapy Cost

Providers rarely post their prices for stem cell treatments in print or digital media . According to analysis by BioInformant, the cost of stem cell therapy  treatments ranges from $5,000 for simple procedures to $25,000+  for complex ones. The cost of platelet rich therapy (PRP), ranges from $500-700, but may be as high as $2,000 at some locations. Protocols that utilize a bone marrow or adipose (fat) tissue extraction can run as much as $15,000 to $30,000.

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Stem Cell Clinics: Effective or Pricey False Hope?

Stem cell treatment has gained more and more traction over the last decade. Stem cell therapies often involve taking cells from one area, like the abdomen, spinning them in a centrifuge to concentrate the cells, and then reinjecting them into another part of the body, like the knee. Offering these procedures “violates the standards of medical practice,” says Insoo Hyun, PhD, a bioethicist at Harvard and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine in Cleveland, OH.

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U.S. Government is Taking Action

The federal government has begun to crack down on these clinics, after largely ignoring them for years. The FDA has charged some clinics, including Berman’s, with selling drugs without appropriate approvals and with unsafe manufacturing practices.