Episode 55: Are the best young athletes most likely to get hurt?

The Dr. David Geier Show
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In the Zone
Does having the most skill and athletic ability put young athletes at increased risk for youth sports injuries?

That’s Gotta Hurt
Ryan Mathews – San Diego Chargers running back
Brandon McCarthy – Oakland Athletics pitcher
Brandon Jenkins – Florida State defensive end
Brian Urlacher – Chicago Bears linebacker
Stephen Strasburg – Washington Nationals pitcher

Ask Dr. Geier
Can my son wait until after the season to treat his scaphoid fracture?
How long do sternoclavicular joint injuries of the shoulder take to heal?
What should my daughter do for her failed microfracture surgery of her knee?
How can I determine if I have an abdominal muscle strain or a sports hernia?
How can I treat my osteitis pubis?

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

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