Performed under sterile technique by a registered nurse
Centrifuge system will separate the platelet rich plasma from red blood cells and white blood cells
Can generate white blood cells rich or poor plasma depending on the clinical indication (articular vs. soft tissue injections)
PRP automatically withdrawn into sterile syringe by the centrifuge.
Closed loop system to minimize contamination
PRP can be combined with stem cell injections depending on the clinical scenario
Harvest sites include iliac crest, proximal tibia, distal femur