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Disparities in sports medicine health care

Most days of the week I see my pediatric sports medicine patients in two very different clinics:  one is within the inner city of Columbus, Ohio itself; and one is in the foothills of Appalachia, a region described in the recent bestseller, … 282 more words

Concussion In Sport

Getting People Back to Their Lifestyle - Marla Kizzire, Encore Rehabilitation Fayette

If you were to ask Marla Kizzire, LPTA, ATC, what she likes best about being a Physical Therapist Assistant, she would be happy to answer, ” I like interacting with my patients and meeting new people. 95 more words

Timothy Huynh - Athletic Trainer Q&A

Q: Did any injuries that happened to you as an athlete influence you becoming a trainer?

“Certainly. The one major injury I had playing sports was when I got knocked out during a soccer game. 855 more words


Train the Trainer

Athletes in just about every sport rely heavily on athletic trainers, yet very few understand the workload required to keep players healthy, prevent injuries, provide emergency care, monitor conditions such as heat and environmental factors, offer therapeutic options and rehabilitate injuries when they do happen. 612 more words

Capitals Announce Changes to Medical Staff

Photo: Pivot Physical Therapy

The Washington Capitals have named Jason Serbus the team’s head athletic trainer, Michael Booi assistant athletic trainer and Cleo Bates massage therapist, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.  947 more words


Will the Capitals Be Getting a New Head Athletic Trainer?

Photo: Greg Smith

For the past 18 years, when a Capitals player was injured or shaken up during a game, the first person to check on him has been… 327 more words


Meet Dr. Sam


Great to meet you!

I’m Dr. Sam. I want to share a little more about myself.  Why did I choose to become a doctor?  What am I doing? 273 more words

Doctor Of Physical Therapy