Dr. Albert Franchi is a classically trained orthopedic physician and has been practicing orthopedics for the past 25 years. He received his training at Boston University and has treated numerous patients with thousands of prolotherapy injections during the past 15 years.
During this time, Dr. Franchi has successfully treated many kinds of injuries, including: back pain, Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, tendon laxity, joint instability, joint pain, arthritis, degenerative joint disease, ligament tear, bursitis, tendinitis, neck pain, tendon tear, knee pain, foot pain, shoulder pain, muscle spasm, groin strain, tennis elbow, rotator cuff tear, sacroiliac joint issues, osteoarthritis, plantar fasciitis, heel pain, hip pain and many sports injuries.
For the past 25 years, Dr. Franchi has been the Bentley University Team Physician for all of their intercollegiate sports teams as well as the team physician for a number of High Schools in the Boston area.
Over the years Dr. Franchi has treated a significant number of professional athletes who were able to achieve outstanding results using prolotherapy. Representative sports where he has treated injuries using prolotherapy include the following: football, baseball, basketball, hockey, tennis, volleyball, cross country, swimming, golf, soccer, judo, karate, and track & field.
PROLOTHERAPY IS NOT EFFECTIVE FOR THE FOLLOWING:
Herniated Disks, Spinal Stenosis, Carpal & Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome, Morton’s Neuroma, or Fibromyalgia (Nerve Entrapment Syndrome).