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Posts From September, 2012

First dog on Oahu gets stem cell therapy 

Friday, September 07, 2012 8:13:00 AM Categories: Ligament injuries orthopedic stem cell therapy Tendon injuries

A 13-year-old dog who was barely able to walk is back on his paws thanks to stem cell therapy. Before the treatment Kumba suffered from arthritis so bad he could barely get off the floor.

Two months later his owners say Kumba is like a new dog. "Now he's up every day, if we get up and he's excited he'll romp around in the backyard like a horse galloping again and it's so nice to see, it's so nice," said Rumi Hospodar, Kumba's owner.

 

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Stem-Cell Surgery Loosens Up Dog's Arthritic Limbs 

Wednesday, September 05, 2012 8:30:00 AM Categories: stem cell therapy

Stem-Cell Surgery Loosens Up Dog's Arthritic Limbs

Kumba - Before and After 

Saturday, September 01, 2012 8:24:00 AM Categories: Ligament injuries orthopedic stem cell therapy Tendon injuries

Kumba is a 13 year old Rottweiler-Labrador mix who suffered from severe osteoarthritis.

The after footage (starts at 1:50) are 7 weeks post therapy and the latest was taken on 8.11.2012.

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