LAURA N. SCIARONI MD

Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery
Member of the San Francisco Multispecialty Medical Group,
Part of the IPM Medical Group family
Board Certified, Fellowship Trained in Sports Medicine

Archive for January 2019

Knee pain

It’s probably no surprise that I see a lot of people complaining about knee pain. There are tons of reasons for a knee to hurt.  A meniscus tear or ACL tear from an injury, pain from arthritis, pain from overuse, or just a general ache that seems to come on for no reason at all.…

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A follow up on stem cell injections

As a follow up to my last post on stem cell and PRP injections, I recently came across an article in the New York Times about 12 people who were hospitalized with severe infections after stem cell injections. Read the article here This is an example of what can happen when an exciting new technology…

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