Tag Archives: Joel Singer MD

Acupuncturists are important partners in the treatment of pain

Partnering in the Treatment of Pain I was recently invited to attend the Chinese New Year meeting and celebration of the Acupuncture Association. Living in New York offers exposure to a large Chinese population.  Thus, to the practice of acupuncture which is an important component of Chinese traditional medicine. It is used to address the… Read More »

Stem cell clinical trials of therapy for osteoarthritis in knees

Progress in regenerative medicine may offer hope to the millions suffering from osteoarthritis I announced today that I will begin a randomized, controlled, double blind trial in my clinic in New York into the use of autologous, adipose-derived stem cells to treat osteoarthritis of the knee. This study is the first of its kind. Anecdotal… Read More »