Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy has uses ranging from anti-aging medicine to injury recovery to aesthetic treatments. If you decide to receive PRP therapy near Boca Raton, the provider at Huma-Netics will take a small amount of blood from you and process it in a centrifuge. The centrifuge separates the blood into its basic components, including plasma. After processing, the plasma has an increased concentration of platelets , which contain growth factors and are essential for the healing process. A PRP injection introduces these substances back into the body, but with a localized distribution.
When you watch this video, you’ll learn exactly how PRP injections work for relieving chronic musculoskeletal conditions and for other benefits. This animation explains the functions of the platelets and the growth factors contained within them.