Marrow Stimulating Procedures (Microfracture)

Marrow Stimulating Procedures (Microfracture)

This procedure stimulates the underlying bone marrow of the affected area so that stem cells migrate to the area and can promote cartilage regrowth. The migration of bone marrow and stem cells promotes the growth of fibrocartilage to the affected area. Fibrocartilage then fills the defect and helps improve the overall biomechanics and stresses in the knee. This has been shown to have good results in short-term follow-up studies.

microfx
poa ortho nj logo 2021
POA is an outcome-focused orthopaedic practice which combines Extraordinary Talent, Techniques & Tools.
Looking For Something?

© 2022 Princeton Orthopaedic Associates. The contents of princetonorthopaedic.com are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License. Copying without permission is strictly forbidden.

Privacy Policy | Accessibility

cross linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram This site’s strategy, design, photo & video were created by the marginally-above-average folks @ Clear Partnering Group.