1. An Amazing Surgical Story

    Dr. Kenneth Pettine trademarked the phrase, “Friends don’t let friends get fused,” and during his years of practice, he has treated patients of all ages and of all kinds. He has witnessed amazing transformations as people overcome orthopedic pain and other conditions, and are able to do the th…Read More

  2. Dr. Pettine’s Patents for Stem Cell Cream Products

    Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) can have many uses, from treating hip injuries to repairing certain spinal conditions. As a stem cell researcher, Dr. Kenneth Pettine has dedicated himself to finding new and innovative ways to use MSCs in his treatments. While many stem cell applications are internal, …Read More

  3. The Benefits of Hip Stem Cell Treatment vs Surgery

    Chronic hip pain can be caused by a number of issues, including arthritis or injury, and trying to live with such pain can be next to impossible. Walking, driving, and other everyday activities can become much more difficult, and many people think that surgery is the only solution. Some treatments m…Read More

  4. What Results Can a Patient Expect After One Year?

    In our last blog, we discussed the benefits that stem cell therapy can have on those who are 65 or older. As an alternative to surgery, mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) can provide a quicker recovery time and improved pain relief, but each patient’s situation is different. As an orthopedic surgeon, D…Read More

  5. Who’s Going to Take Care of the 65-Year-Olds?

    As people age, they can experience a number of issues, including joint pain, osteoarthritis, and limited mobility. Their bodies have been through a number of stresses, and bones and joints can begin to break down, and muscles and ligaments can become more easily strained or pulled. By the age of 65,…Read More

  6. Basic Stem Cell Terms

    Stem cell therapy can raise quite a few questions in a person’s mind, and one of the most common is, “What do all those medical terms mean?” As with any medical therapy, there can be terms that are uncommon and phrases that don’t make sense until a doctor explains them. As an orthopedic surg…Read More

  7. Understanding Bone Marrow Aspiration

    People often have questions about how stem cells are gathered, and want to know exactly where the cells come from. Dr. Kenneth Pettine and his colleagues have worked with many patients who have benefited from stem cell injections, and one of the most common ways to gather the cells is through bone m…Read More

  8. Principal Investigator on Multiple FDA Studies

    As an orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Kenneth Pettine has been involved in multiple studies regarding artificial discs to treat a number of spinal conditions. He was the Principal Investigator on 16 studies through the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and through his research, orthopedic medicine has bee…Read More

  9. The Results Dr. Pettine’s Patients Have Experienced

    As an orthopedic surgeon in Northern Colorado, Dr. Kenneth Pettine has met with hundreds of patients who were dealing with severe pain or injury. His approach is always to provide the very best care and explore every option, whether that be traditional surgery or stem cell therapy. Each patient’s …Read More