07/26/2014 – Episode 501

Doctor Craig Garrison joins the show to talks about ACL injury prevention techniques.

The episode opens with a combination Souryal story / business of medicine discussion about insurance, deductibles, and being an informed medical consumer.

Doctor Garrison talks about programs that help screen kids for their susceptibility to ACL injuries and train them to prevent injury. The Doctors also talk about why teenagers are so susceptible to ACL injuries, whether there is are genetic risk factors for these injuries, and how these programs can help improve overall performance.

They also answer questions on shoulder injuries, weight training regiments,  knee replacements, and what people with bone spurs can do to increase their range of motion.