1. Combining brain and brawns — 5 notes on University of Denver engineers using technology to help athletesWritten by Mary Rechtoris | Tuesday, 06 October 2015 00:00
University of Denver engineers, sports medicine experts, coaches and athletes are working together in the DU human dynamics lab to learn how to reduce sports-related injuries, according to Fox31 Denver.
Written by Mary Rechtoris | Tuesday, 06 October 2015 00:00
NCAA is working to develop new guidelines and legislation for the use of painkillers by college athletes, according to Fox31 Denver.
Written by Megan Wood | Tuesday, 06 October 2015 00:00
Here are 12 orthopedic surgeons treating professional athletes this past month.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Monday, 05 October 2015 00:00
William Meyers, MD, will perform sports hernia surgery on Seattle Mariners' Robinson Cano in Philadelphia, according to a Seattle Times report.
Written by Mary Rechtoris | Monday, 05 October 2015 00:00
More than 2 million high school athletes completed The National Federation of State High School Associations' concussion course before the 2015 high school season, according to az central.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Friday, 02 October 2015 00:00
James Andrews, MD, performed knee surgery on Baltimore Ravens rookie Breshad Perriman, according to an ESPN report.
Written by Mary Rechtoris | Thursday, 01 October 2015 00:00
Ophthalmologist Nicholas Volpe, MD, weighs in on Derrick Rose's left eye injury, according to Bright House Sports Network.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Wednesday, 30 September 2015 00:00
On average, orthopedic physicians earn $342,000 in the United States; however, this figure varies with experience level, according to Payscale.com.
9. NFL Combine Prep Program appoints Health-Fit Chiropractic & Sports Medicine as clinic director — 5 pointsWritten by Mary Rechtoris | Tuesday, 29 September 2015 00:00
Health-Fit Chiropractic & Sports Medicine was named clinic director for the NFL Combine Prep Program.
Written by Mary Rechtoris | Monday, 28 September 2015 00:00
Anthony Alessi, MD, is heading the University of Connecticut's NeuroSport program in Storrs, according to Norwich Bulletin.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Friday, 25 September 2015 00:00
Neal ElAttrache, MD, is slated to examine Kansas City Royals reliever Greg Holland's elbow, according to an ESPN report.
Written by Megan Wood | Thursday, 24 September 2015 00:00
Boston Bruins defenseman Dennis Seidenberg will have lumbar microdiscectomy surgery, according to ESPN.
Written by Mary Rechtoris | Wednesday, 23 September 2015 00:00
University of Connecticut in Storrs named Deena Casiero, MD, the director of sports medicine, according to UConn Huskies.
Written by Megan Wood | Wednesday, 23 September 2015 00:00
Tabeguache Sports Medicine, in Grand Junction, Colo., welcomed Karen Frye, DO, to its team, according to The Business Times.
Written by Mary Rechtoris | Monday, 21 September 2015 00:00
David Brooks, a former financial accounting manager at Coastal Orthopedics and Sports Medicine of Southwest Florida, plead guilty to mail fraud, according to Business Observer.
16. Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Michael Reilly's whistleblower lawsuit results in $69M+ penalty for Broward Health — 7 things to knowWritten by Anuja Vaidya | Wednesday, 16 September 2015 00:00
Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based Broward Health has settled federal healthcare fraud charges brought on by a whistleblower lawsuit filed by orthopedic surgeon Michael Reilly, MD, according to a Miami Herald report.
Written by Mary Rechtoris | Tuesday, 15 September 2015 00:00
Forty-one of the districts in North Texas reported more sports-related concussions than the entire statewide samples, according to NBC 5.
Written by Megan Wood | Tuesday, 15 September 2015 00:00
Burnsville, Minn.-based Twin Cities Orthopedics will provide care to the Minnesota Vikings, according to vikings.com.
Written by Anuja Vaidya | Tuesday, 15 September 2015 00:00
According to Merritt Hawkins' 2014 Review of Physician and Advanced Practitioner Recruiting Incentives Review of Physician and Advanced Practitioner Recruiting Incentives, the average base salary (not including production bonus or benefits) for orthopedic surgeons has decreased slightly over the last five years.
20. Dr. William Schobert repairs volleyball star Kerri Walsh Jennings' dislocated shoulder — 5 things to knowWritten by Mary Rechtoris | Monday, 14 September 2015 00:00
Orthopedic surgeon William Schobert, MD, successfully repaired Kerri Walsh Jennings' dislocated right shoulder.