The field of regenerative medicine is broad and evolving. Any research that focuses on harnessing the body’s natural healing ability could be said to be regenerative medicine. Modern medicine has focused on helping the body to use its own immune mechanisms to fight infection or cancer in the realm of immunology.
The cost and burden of chronic spine and musculoskeletal conditions demands we focus our attention on trying to fix or heal these problems. Ideally, we can find a way to treat these conditions without repeated corticosteroid injections, opioid medications, and surgery.