Amniotic stem cells are the mixture of stem cells that can be obtained from the amniotic fluid as well as from the amniotic membrane They can develop into various tissue types including skin, cartilage, cardiac tissue, nerves, muscle, and bone.
The stem cells are usually extracted from the amniotic sac by amniocentesis which occurs which occurs without harming the embryos. The use of amniotic fluid stem cells is therefore generally considered to lack the ethical problems associated with the use of cells from embryos.
Please note that our physicians at ReViVe 5 do not promote or support the use of stem cells that can pose any type of risk to embryo's. The stem cells we utilize are pulled from healthy membranes, not fetuses.
This therapy is utilized when other conservative options have failed. Cost on this treatment can vary depending on area treated with $2,000 being the cheapest option and $4,000 being the most expensive option. Please note that all stem cells will be flown in which can take an average of 5 business days.