The Amazing Power Of Fat

Fat is a versatile tissue that plays essential roles in the way our body functions, but one of the most remarkable is the role that fat may play in how we heal. A variety of studies over many decades have been conducted exploring the healing potential of fat. There is even documentation describing the use of fat to accelerate the healing of soldiers’ battle wounds during World War I! So what have we learned from history and research about the healing potential of fat?

Fat Gets A Bad Rap

In the past, FAT has been characterized as being bad for us; something to eliminate from a healthy diet and something to work off of our midsections. However, research has shown that not only is consuming certain types of FAT beneficial to our health, our own body FAT has many properties that are essential to optimize the body’s function, including cushioning and support for our joints and help support the repair of damaged or injured tissue.

Your own FAT tissue is vital to your body’s health and well-being; it is used as an energy source, insulates and cushions your body, and is essential to the proper function of your nerves and muscles. Additionally, your fat can help cushion and support structures. In short, FAT doesn’t deserve its bad reputation!


Advantages of using FAT in Orthopaedics

  • FAT  is minimally invasive to harvest
  • Most people have a lot of extra FAT
  • FAT is the highest quality tissue
  • FAT has 100-500 times more reparative cells than other similar tissue.7
  • Research has shown that as a person ages, their FAT maintains its reparative properties unlike other similar tissue, such as bone marrow, which may lose healing capacity with age. 8,9,10
  • FAT contains many supportive and reparative cells that help to promote a healing environment throughout the body.

What's the difference between Lipogems & Stem Cell Injections?


  • FDA Cleared
  • Better together – keeps all the cells together
  • Offered by Leading Orthopaedic Physicians
  • Offered at a reasonable cost

Stem Cell Injections

  • NOT FDA Cleared — The Department of Justice and FDA are seeking permanent injunctions on these centers
  • May make unverified claims
  • Injection clinics that offer stem cell therapy charge high costs

Don’t get lured in by STEM CELL CLINICS