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Rehabilitation Therapy: Physical Therapist vs Athletic Trainer

In a time when the professional landscape of many fields is shifting due to the influx and influence of technology, social media and viral content, it is increasingly difficult to tell the difference between the newest health and wellness fad and actual science-based health advice, fitness coaching and rehabilitation. Likewise, Googling “do I need a […]

Elbow Injuries: An Epidemic in Baseball

There is an epidemic of elbow injuries in youth baseball. As an Orthopedic Surgeon who focuses on Sports Medicine it is frightening to see the increase in the number of young players undergoing Tommy John surgery to reconstruct the ulnar collateral ligament. Tommy John surgery, or ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction (UCL) is a procedure in […]