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When your hips, knees, shoulders, elbows, or hands fail to function as they should due to age, disease, injury, or accident, you want solutions that help restore your mobility. Dr. Raj Sinha, renowned expert in Hip and Knee Replacements, can help you regain functionality with an Integrated Program of Surgery, Sports Medicine, Physical Therapy, and Techniques such as Platelet Rich Plasma or PRP Injections and Stem Cell Therapy.

Started by Dr. Sinha in 2008, the practice is staffed by experienced professionals, which has distinguished it far beyond the borders of the Coachella Valley. Patients come to one of our two offices in Rancho Mirage or La Quinta, knowing that they will receive State-of-the-Art Surgical and Non-Surgical care, along with the rehabilitation needed to regain mobility.

Follow-Up Procedures For A Complete Recovery

No matter how miraculous the surgery, working with a physical therapist and doing prescribed exercises is essential for a complete recovery. Working the body part that was replaced or treated will strengthen the joint and make it function like the original body part.

Contact Dr. Raj Sinha Today to Start Your Journey to Pain Free Life

When you need relief from a sports injury or from aching joints that slow you down, it is time to contact Dr. Raj Sinha to restore your life and career. After determining that you are a good candidate for a Surgical Procedure or a Noninvasive Technique such as Stem Cell Therapy or PRP, Dr. Sinha and his staff will thoroughly explain the procedure to you and get you started on your way to renewal and recovery.

If you are tired of hurting and have been less active due to deteriorating joints, contact our Rancho Mirage office at (760) 915-1515 or our La Quinta office at (760) 915-1515 to get started on your journey to restored mobility.



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When natural joints wear out, sustain damage, or succumb to disease, custom fit plastic or metal artificial replacements for knees, hips, shoulders, and more are surgically attached to nearby muscles and ligaments so that function can be restored. Using the most innovative methods in the field in the least invasive way, Dr. Sinha and his team repair sports injuries and worn out joints. As a result, a patient can feel new hope for future performance of joints.

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Platelet rich plasma (PRP) injections utilize blood plasma enriched with platelets. These platelets encourage damaged tissue to heal and grow. PRP is used when more traditional approaches are ineffective to treating sprains and chronic conditions such as Tendinitis, Bursitis, and Arthritis. PRP has been proven to restore damaged tissue. A highly effective treatment for anyone suffering from chronic pain, it has been used successfully on many athletes such as Tiger Woods, Rafael Nadal, and Kobe Bryant.

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Through the use of patient's own bone marrow or placental tissue from donors, stem cell therapy helps rebuild joints and tendons in a non-surgical procedure. A physician, guided by a musculoskeletal ultrasound, injects the stem cells into the damaged area. After a few weeks, the patient starts to feel pain relief, although it may take six months for new tissue to develop. This therapeutic procedure offers great hope for those who have joint damage, however the patient must have enough cartilage to prevent bone from grating against bone.

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