Is stem cell therapy beneficial for Lyme disease?

Stem Cell Therapy For Lyme Disease

We recently asked Neurosurgeon Dr. Joseph Shehadi from Neurosurgery Associates in Columbus Ohio if Stem Cell therapy and Regenerative Medicine can help someone infected with Lyme Disease.

You can watch the above video for more information.

This is what he had to say:

” Lyme disease is an interesting and complex disorder.

The tick that causes Lyme disease
Lyme tick

It’s difficult to diagnose. It’s more commonly being diagnosed. There is an increase in awareness.

Lyme disease occurrences over time in the US
Lyme disease occurrences over time in the US

The interesting thing about Lyme disease is that the clinical presentation is diverse, in other words, some patients present with facial nerve problems like a Bell’s Palsy. Some people have cardiac problems.

Some people have tingling and burning in the arms and legs Etc.

So, it’s called a masquerade disease because of the way it presents.

But fortunately, in recent times with the advent of Regenerative Medicine & Stem Cells, there is a lot of excitement and hope because some of the regenerative medicine treatments for Lyme are showing to be effective.

Prevalence of Lyme Disease in the USA
Prevalence of Lyme Disease in the USA

We can now offer PRP, Bone marrow aspirate concentrates, as well as umbilical cord blood.

For more information, contact Cedar Stem Cell Institute. “