Stem cells are unique because they drive the natural healing process throughout your life. Stem cells are different from other cells in the body because they regenerate and produce specialized cell types. They heal and restore skin, bones, cartilage, muscles, nerves and other tissues when injured. As a result, amazing new medical treatments are being developed to treat a range of diseases contemporary medicine currently deems difficult or impossible to treat. Among them are:
While stem cells can be found in most tissues of the body, they are usually buried deep, are few in number and are similar in appearance to surrounding
cells. With the discovery of stem cells in teeth, an accessible and available source of stem cells has been identified.
The stem cells contained within teeth are capable of replicating themselves and can be readily recovered at the time of a planned dental procedure.
your Doctor provides you the opportunity to save these cells for future use in developing medical treatments for your family. Aside from being the most
convenient stem cells to access, dental stem cells have significant medical benefits in the development of new medical therapies. Using one's own stem cells for medical treatment means a much lower risk of rejection by the body and decreases the need for powerful drugs that weaken the immune system, both of which are negative but typical realities that come into play when tissues or cells from a donor are used to treat patients. For more info go to www.stemsave.com
Ahron Raziel, DDS PC & Associates