VIDEO – The Wild West of Stem Cells in the United States – Roberta Shapiro, DO, FAAPM&R

Dr. Roberta Shapiro, Assistant Clinical Professor at Columbia University Medical Center discusses the “Wild West of Stem Cells in the United States. She touches upon topics that include: promises of “miracle” cures for a wide variety of diseases and conditions, unwarranted warnings of danger, FDA oversight, types of stem cell treatments and other treatments such as PRP, safety, sham clinical trials, and how to properly assess a lab.