Episode 113: How can basketball players lower their risk of injuries?

The Dr. David Geier Show
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In the Zone
What injuries are most common in basketball? And how can players decrease their risk of suffering them?

That’s Gotta Hurt
Randall Cobb – Green Bay Packers wide receiver
Levi Brown – Pittsburgh Steelers tackle
Sonny Gray – Oakland Athletics pitcher

Ask Dr. Geier
Can a meniscus cyst be treated by draining it and avoiding surgery for the meniscus tear?
How can a dancer tell the difference between pain from a plica in the knee and other causes of knee pain?
What might be causing deep hip pain with impact in a runner and triathlete?
How can a football player know when his continued pain after a meniscus repair surgery needs to be evaluated?
Can platelet-rich plasma (PRP) help with pain after surgery for a patellar tendon rupture?

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

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