Sports Medicine Procedures, Practices and News
Terrence R. Orr, MD, has been named a team physician for the U.S. Men's Alpine Ski Team, according to an AAOS Now report.
Ron Taylor, MD, former Major League Baseball pitcher and team physician for the Toronto Blue Jays, threw out the ceremonial first pitch at a recent game, according to an MLB report.
Members of the FC Dallas soccer team with back pain might be breathing collective sighs of relief, thanks to a recent collaboration.
Published in Spine
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.