Jaw-Doc News Spring 2012 – What is PRGF?

“Platelets Rich in Growth Factors”

….. are a fraction of blood (plasma) that, as the name suggests, are rich in platelets and have a high concentration of growth factors.

This technology arises from a new understanding of the importance of growth factors to enhance natural bone growth and tissue healing. Growth factors are substances our bodies produce along with stem cells to stimulate healing.