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 is the highest quality tissue
Adipose tissue contains a high concentration of important reparative cells that may help support the healing process.
FAT provides cushion & support
Adipose tissue is a structural tissue and provides cushion and support to help the healing process. Microfragmented adipose tissue from the LIPOGEMS device may be used for patients who are undergoing orthopaedic or arthroscopic surgery.