You might be familiar with the Jon Witman. He was a starter on the last undefeated Penn State football team in 1994, you know the team that won the Rose Bowl? He also played for the Pittsburgh Steelers for 7 years.

Jon spent his career blocking for Jerome Bettis and playing alongside Kordell Stewart. Throughout his career he had multiple surgeries, and by the time he retired he was in so much pain he couldn’t even sleep through the night without severe pain. He was mentally and physically damaged from all the years of mental and physical trauma. Jon has been pretty open about the struggles with his addiction to prescription pain medication because of his injuries and chronic pain, but he was able to accept the help available to overcome those problems.

Stem Cell Therapy in York, PA

Jon recently decided to take the steps to receive a stem cell injection in the lumbosacral spine. The Lumbosacral spine the part of the spine in the lower region, and it consists of 5 lumbar vertebrae as well as the sacrum, which is 5 bones that are joined together. This can be the cause of back pain, but it can also be the cause of leg pain. For Jon Witman taking steps to receive stem cell injections was an easy one. He knew a lot of former NFL teammates were going over seas to get stem cell injections, but Jon received his treatment locally in York PA, at Stem Cell Professionals.

First of all, it is available in the United States, and in York, PA. It has become affordable for the everyday person who wants to take a pro-active approach to their joint health.

Secondly, a lot of other clinics offer stem cell injections but they harvest them from the patient, which is a painful procedure as these are drawn by needle from the bone marrow. You don’t need to worry about that, though, because the Stem Cell Professionals only use stem cells from amniotic fluids which have been donated by women who have undergone C Sections. These particular stem cells are the most effective at treating orthopedic conditions and it’s the least invasive method. And no babies or mother are harmed.

Stem cells can be used to treat a range of injuries, or conditions, such as joint pain, arthritis and sports injuries. Whether the pain is in your ankle, shoulder, knee, elbow, wrist, neck, hip or lower back.

How does it work? Well, stem cells can be used for a wide range of things and helping you to regenerate worn away joints is our business. This is done by injecting the stem cells to your problematic area. Our bodies produce stem cells naturally, but as we age it isn’t creating enough to deal with these problems so by delivering a concentrated amount to a problem area we are improving your chances for healing