Episode 27: Are concussions prevalent among young athletes?

The Dr. David Geier Show
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In the Zone
Are concussions prevalent among youth athletes? What about among young female athletes? And are there ways to decrease these injuries?

That’s Gotta Hurt
Buster Posey – San Francisco Giants catcher
Trent Richardson – Alabama Crimson Tide running back
Greg Oden – Portland Trail Blazers center )

Ask Dr. Geier
Is surgery the only option for a young, active firefighter with a rotator cuff tear?
When can I start to exercise after ACL surgery?
Surgical options for chronic shoulder dislocations?
Why is the surface of my kneecap sensitive?
Why does it take so long for a tibial stress fracture to heal?

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

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