Dr. Dieguez has practiced in Saint Augustine Florida since 1988. He is an Anesthesiologist, Interventional Orthopedic and Regenerative Medicine Specialist. He is a member of the American Association of Orthopaedic Medicine. Additionally he is a member the American Academy of Medical Acupuncture. Dr.Dieguez as the innovator that he is, and using his background and expertise in anesthesia, interventional medicine and surgery, has brought to St. Augustine the most advanced and up to date techniques for the treatment of musculoskeletal orthopedic conditions, and sport injuries using when indicated the most natural ingredients and minimally invasive techniques.
Having worked for the Florida Department of Health as an expert witness for the prosecution services unit, reviewing pill mills type of operations, and being very aware of the addiction problem we have in our country, Dr. Dieguez avoids at all cost the use of powerful narcotics and other controlled addictive medications. With that been said, if what you are looking for are narcotics, don't expect to get them in this office. Do not waste your time or mine or for that matter your money. We have an established screening process to weed out doctor shoppers and we will report doctor shopper to authorities.
At his office Dr. Dieguez uses mainly Regenerative Medicine and Interventional Orthopedics. This includes Prolotherapy, Platelet Rich Plasma PRP, and Autologous Adult Stem Cell Therapy. We harvest the stem cells from the from the bone marrow using a Yamshidi needle and the PRP by doing a peripheral vain puncture. There is only minimal manipulation of the cells and nothing is aded. We then inject them in the area needed. All the injection procedures Dr. Dieguez performs are precision guided either using Fluoroscopy or Ultrasound and using the most aseptic techniques in our procedure room to avoid infections.
Additionally for those interested, he also offers Medical Acupuncture or Traditional Chinese Medicine TCM, some modalities of Physical therapy, and Orthotics specially for the back, knees, wrist and ankles, Massage Therapy by a licensed massage therapist and diagnostic testing.
Here is a list of what we offer:
1.-Regenerative Medicine including:
a Autologus Stem Cell Therapy
b Platelet Rich Plasma PRP
2.- Conventional Interventional procedure using precision guided injections.
3.- Diagnostic Testing
4.- AcupunctureTraditional Chinese Medicine
5.- Bracing and Orthotics
6.- Massage Therapy by our License Massage Therapist.
Patient's comfort and well-being is assured during every step of the visit to our ofice. Dr. Dieguez puts it simply, "preceding, during, and following treatment of your chronic musculoskeletal condition, my staff and I will make every effort to see that you receive the best and most sensitive care available". We will stay in touch with you and check on you from time to time to make sure you are doing well. At our office you will be seen at the time of your appointment without undue wait. That is our promise to you. Your time is as valuable as ours.
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