LUCENT Surgical Solutions offers platelet gel services utilizing the latest in platelet sequestration techniques.
Platelet-rich plasma (PRP), is an autologous blood product that may improve patient recovery by accelerating the healing process in surgical and non-healing wounds. This therapy offers benefits in orthopedic procedures, podiatric procedures, cardiovascular procedures, maxillofacial procedures, oral procedures, plastic surgery, sports medicine and wound care.
Our comprehensive service includes a technologist, and all equipment and disposables necessary to complete each procedure. Our service is available to support emergent, stand-by, and scheduled cases in an intra-operative and post-operative setting.
Platelet-Rich Plasma Benefits
Although platelets (thrombocytes) perform many functions, their primary purpose is clotting and offering growth factors to advance the healing process. Therefore, reported benefits of offering concentrated platelets in a Platelet-Rich Plasma to surgical and non-healing wounds include:
Reduction in infection rates