Thomas Ravin, MD

What is Prolotherapy?

The Ravin Technique–The injured ligament treatment Prolotherapy is a treatment for lax ligaments that is done by a physician.  The goal is to stimulate the growth of new collagen the building blocks of ligament tissue. Approximately 100 hours after the injury, the granulation phase begins during which many cells multiply and change shape. Some macrophages […]

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Principles of Prolotherapy

Principles Of Prolotherapy

Ravin, Cantieri, and Pasquarello With more than 250 color photographs and 100 anatomical illustrations, Principles of Prolotherapy provides a comprehensive guide to the body’s musculoskeletal anatomy as it pertains to the practice of prolotherapy. This practical resource book is intended for professionals who treat chronic musculoskeletal conditions. The initial three chapters set the stage for […]

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