Episode 68: Is the use of Toradol in professional sports dangerous?

The Dr. David Geier Show
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In the Zone
What is Toradol? Who often do team physicians use it in college and professional sports? Is it a potentially dangerous treatment for athletes?

That’s Gotta Hurt
Terrell Suggs – Baltimore Ravens linebacker
Alex Rodriguez – New York Yankees third baseman
Ryan Broyles – Detroit Lions wide receiver
Richard Hamilton – Chicago Bulls guard
Lionel Messi – FC Barcelona forward
Gregg Popovich and the San Antonio Spurs

Ask Dr. Geier
What is the treatment for an osteochondritis dissecans lesion of the elbow, and when can my 13-year-old son return to sports??
Does an elite soccer player need to wear a brace when she return to play soccer after ACL surgery?
How likely is a second meniscus tear? What are the chances I return to play soccer after two meniscus surgeries?
What amount of motion and weightbearing should be allowed for patients after a meniscus repair?

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

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