Former NFL player & orthopedic surgeon Dr. Mark Adickes to lead Baylor College of Medicine's sports medicine division: 4 notes

Written by Anuja Vaidya | August 09, 2016 | Print  |

Mark Adickes, MD, joined Houston-based Baylor College of Medicine, where he will serve as chief of the sports medicine division and an associate professor of orthopedic surgery.

Here are four notes:


1. A former NFL offensive lineman, Dr. Adickes completed his residency training at Rochester, Minn.-based Mayo Clinic and his sports medicine fellowship at the Steadman-Hawkins Clinic in Vail, Colo.


2. While in the NFL, he played for the Kansas City Chiefs and then the Washington Redskins.


3. He is also a sports medicine expert appearing on ESPN and DirecTV.


4. Dr. Adickes has more than 10 years of experience treating injured athletes in Houston.


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