Displaying items by tag: team physician
March 06, 2012
NYU Langone Medical Center announced its orthopedic surgery department has become the sponsor of USA Wrestling.
The National Academy of Sports Medicine has announced the hiring of Andrew Wyant to lead the organization.
Charles Bush-Joseph, MD, an orthopedic surgeon with Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush in Chicago, was recently elected president of the Major League Baseball Team Physicians Association, according to an AAOS Now news report.
Here are 13 orthopedic surgeons who recently performed surgery on professional athletes.
March 01, 2012
Mark Myerson, MD, recently performed foot surgery on Philadelphia Phillies firstbaseman Ryan Howard, according to a Philadelphia Inquirer news report.
March 01, 2012
Southern Orthopaedic Association announced that Alfred Y. Gordon, Jr., MD, head team primary care physician for Razorback Athletics at the University of Arkansas, will be named the Southeastern Conference Team Physician of the Year, according to a THV news report.
February 28, 2012
Roger Chams, MD, an orthopedic surgeon at Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital, will serve as team physician for the U.S. U-23 Women's National Soccer Team during their upcoming games in Spain, according to a Lake Forester report.
February 27, 2012
Douglas Rouse, MD, an orthopedic surgeon in Hattiesburg, Miss., was recently named the Jack C. Hughston, MD, Sportsmedicine Person of the Year by the Southeast Athletic Trainers Association, according to a Hattiesburg American news report.
February 23, 2012
Here are 82 orthopedic and sports medicine physicians who are team physicians for the National Hockey League. The teams are listed in alphabetical order. Information was not available for all physicians.
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February 21, 2012
A new Kansas law requires athletes exhibiting signs of head injury to be removed from play and not return until they are cleared by a medical professional, according to a report from The Wichita Eagle.