Dr. Philippon performed surgery to repair a torn labrum in Mr. Coughlin's left hip. Following the procedure, he will complete rehabilitation at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs.
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Dr. Marc Philippon Performs Hip Surgery on Swimmer John CoughlinWritten by Laura Miller | Thursday, 06 December 2012 09:09
Marc Philippon, MD, a surgeon with The Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colo., recently performed hip surgery on national championship swimmer John Coughlin, according to an NBC Sports report.
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