Episode 112: Can genetics influence athletic performance?

The Dr. David Geier Show
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In the Zone
Can genetics influence athletic performance?

That’s Gotta Hurt
Julio Jones – Atlanta Falcons wide receiver
Clay Matthews – Green Bay Packers linebacker
Luke Joeckel – Jacksonville Jaguars offensive tackle
Blaine Gabbert – Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback
Ahmad Bradshaw – Indianapolis Colts running back

Ask Dr. Geier
Can a ballet dancer with cartilage damage develop it in other parts of her knee by continuing to train?
Does a high-school baseball catcher risk long-term damage by returning to catcher after meniscus surgery?
Can a 43-year-old recreational athlete return to sports without surgery after tearing his ACL?
Does a high-school female soccer player need to wear an ACL brace as she returns to play after ACL surgery?
Can a tennis player develop chronic exertional compartment syndrome in his forearm?

Fan Favorites and Trash Talkers
Comments from listeners on the show and our previous discussions

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