Author: Dr. Rahul Desai

Dr. Desai Appears on NBC Sports Northwest

Dr. Desai joined NBC Sports Northwest to discuss the unfortunate, season-ending injury for Portland Trail Blazers’ Jusuf Nurkic. After scoring 32 points against the Brooklyn...

Reducing Shoulder Pain Via PRP/Stem-Cell Therapy

Did you know the shoulder is the most flexible joint in your body? Unfortunately, as a result, shoulder pain is an extremely common problem that...

How Professional Football Players (and You!) can Benefit from Stem Cell Therapy

With the most recent Super Bowl and Tom Brady’s unfortunate six Super Bowl rings fresh in our mind, we thought we’d examine how professional athletes...

FAQs – Treating Wrist Pain with PRP Therapy

By now, you may have heard the basics about platelet-rich plasma therapy, commonly known as PRP. You may know that it’s a procedure that can...

Stem Cell Therapy and Age-Related Degeneration

During the aging process, we are all forced to deal with the natural degeneration of our bodies. However, we each experience different levels of degeneration...

Thyroid: Advanced Testing

In a normally functioning body, Thyroxine (T4) and Triiodothyronine (T3) are hormones produced by the thyroid gland. They help control the rate at which the...

Food Allergies, Intolerances, and Self-Diagnosis

With gluten-free dining options proliferating and a constant stream of new milk substitutes on the grocery shelf, it would seem that diagnosis of food allergies...

Electromyography and Nerve Conduction Studies

An electromyogram (EMG) gauges the electrical activity of muscles at rest and during contraction. Nerve conduction studies (NCS) measure how well and how fast the...

Plantar Fasciopathy: When Orthotics and Night Splints Aren't Enough

Plantar fasciitis (more accurately called plantar fasciopathy) is a painful thickening of the plantar fascia or the thick band of connective tissue on the bottom...

The Neurostimulation Procedure

According to St. Jude Medical, "Chronic pain affects approximately 1.5 billion people worldwide—more than heart disease, cancer and diabetes combined. In the U.S., estimated costs...
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The RestorePDX Difference

One of the biggest differences between RestorePDX and other musculoskeletal treatment facilities is that we treat the source of a patient’s issues, not just their symptoms...