Tarek El Moussa Gets Stem Cell Therapy for His Back

“Flip or Flop” star Tarek El Moussa shared a graphic photo of his stem cell treatment following his back injury that left him barely able to walk.

El Moussa posted the Instagram photo Wednesday and detailed the treatment he was receiving because he’s “desperate” to fix his back. He also included a picture of his medical team.

“Well folks!!!!! As you know I’m desperate to fix my back so…..I did STEM CELL surgery today!!” the HGTV star wrote. “It’s CRAZY!!! They lipo my fat out with a 12 inch needle.”

The image showed the large needle entering his body. El Moussa also joked he asked his medical team to “take all my fat,” but the doctors said no. He said the doctors took the face, spun and separated the stem cells into a liquid.

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