Rotator Cuff Stem Cell Clinical Trial

If you suffer from shoulder pain due to a rotator cuff injury, you may be eligible for a study on new treatments.

Principal Investigators:
Brian J. Cole, M.D., M.B.A.
Nikhil N. Verma, M.D.

Clinical Trial Protocol Description

The clinical research study is an investigation. The information provided here is purely informational and not all-inclusive. The full terms of the investigation are detailed and disclosed in the patient consent form and by the physician.

Clinical Trial Eligibility Criteria

The Rotator Cuff Stem Cell Trial is a new approach to the treatment of rotator cuff tears. To be eligible for the study, you must:

  • Have shoulder pain
  • Be between ages 18 and 70
  • Be willing to undergo initial evaluation and imaging to determine if your pain is caused by rotator cuff injury
  • Be a candidate for surgical rotator cuff repair


If you are interested in this trial, contact Midwest Orthopaedics at or 312.361.2104 to schedule an evaluation and find out if you are eligible.

The Rotator Cuff Stem Cell Trial