Episode 115: How do you treat dental injuries in sports?

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In the Zone
How can doctors, athletic trainers, parents, and coaches treat dental injuries quickly when they occur?

That’s Gotta Hurt
Miguel Cabrera – Detroit Tigers third baseman
Michael Campanaro – Wake Forest wide receiver
Jimmy Graham – New Orleans Saints tight end
Derrick Rose – Chicago Bulls point guard
Sidney Rice – Seattle Seahawks wide receiver and the spike in ACL injuries this season in the NFL

Ask Dr. Geier
Is pain and weakness in the back of the thigh normal after using the hamstring tendons for the graft in ACL surgery?
Is there a brace that allows an athlete to play basketball while recovery from an MCL sprain?
What is the nature of the test for chronic exertional compartment syndrome?
Is clicking in the knee normal in the first few weeks after arthroscopic knee surgery?
Is return to sports without surgery likely for a young athlete after a first-time patellar dislocation?

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

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