Tag Archives: Lisfranc injury

Episode 133: Why might exercise be better than medicine?

How might exercise benefit people’s physical and mental health, and can it be seen as a form of prevention? Dr. Geier also discusses the injuries of U.S. Men’s National Team soccer star Stuart Holden, San Diego Padres outfielder Cameron Maybin, Boston Celtics forward Gerald Wallace, Oklahoma City Thunder guard Thabo Sefolosha, tennis star Andy Murray, and Russian Olympic skicross racer Maria Komissarova. Plus in the Ask Dr. Geier segment, he answers your sports medicine questions.Continue Reading

Episode 105: Do psychological factors affect return from ACL surgery?

Do fear of reinjury and other psychological factors affect return to sports after ACL surgery? Dr. Geier also discusses the injuries of Miami Dolphins tight end Dustin Keller, Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell, Houston Texans running back Arian Foster, Buffalo Bills quarterback EJ Manuel, and Creekside High School De’Antre Turman. Plus in the Ask Dr. Geier segment, he answers your sports medicine questions.Continue Reading

Episode 60: Does age necessarily hamper sports performance?

Does sports performance necessarily decline with age? Do some physical abilities decline more than others? Dr. Geier also discusses the injuries of Los Angeles Lakers C Dwight Howard, Green Bay Packers RB Cedric Benson, Philadelphia 76ers C Andrew Bynum, St. Louis Cardinals P Jaime Garcia, tennis star Rafael Nadal, and Houston Texans LB Brian Cushing. Plus in the Ask Dr. Geier segment, he answers your sports medicine questions.Continue Reading

Episode 59: Should schools eliminate football?

With increasing concerns about traumatic brain injuries and long-term effects of repeated blows to the head, should schools and school districts consider eliminating the sport of football? Dr. Geier also discusses the injuries of Los Angeles Dodgers CF Matt Kemp, New York Jets WR Santonio Holmes, Tennessee Titans QB Jake Locker, and St. Louis Rams WR Danny Amendola. Plus in the Ask Dr. Geier segment, he answers your sports medicine questions.Continue Reading

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

Are the most talented and athletic young athletes more or less at risk for injuries in youth sports? Dr. Geier also discusses the injuries of San Diego Chargers RB Ryan Mathews, Oakland A’s pitcher Brandon McCarthy, Florida State DE Brandon Jenkins, Chicago Bears LB Brian Urlacher, and Washington Nationals pitcher Stephen Strasburg. Plus in the Ask Dr. Geier segment, he answers your sports medicine questions.Continue Reading

Episode 47: How can you find time to exercise?

With hectic days filled with work, obligations in our personal lives, and frequent technology distractions, how can we fit exercise into our daily schedules? Dr. Geier also discusses the injuries of New York Mets P Dillon Gee, Boston Celtics G Avery Bradley, Los Angeles Clippers F Blake Griffin, Houston Texans QB Matt Schaub, Baltimore Ravens LB Terrell Suggs, and St. Louis Cardinals 1B Lance Berkman. Plus in the Ask Dr. Geier segment, he answers your sports medicine questions.Continue Reading

Episode 39: What are the physical, mental, and emotional benefits of sports?

We know that sports can improve our physical health, but are there benefits to other aspects of our lives? Dr. Geier also discusses the injuries and rehabilitation of Chicago Bulls guards Derrick Rose and C.J. Watson, Miami Heat center Chris Bosh, and Oakland Raiders running back Darren McFadden. Plus in the Ask Dr. Geier segment, he answers your sports medicine questions.Continue Reading

Episode 19: How can you achieve your personal health resolutions for the year?

Approximately 100 million Americans will make New Year’s resolutions this year, but well less than half of us will stick with them. What can you do to make success with your health, wellness, fitness, and exercise goals more likely? And how can you potentially help others? Dr. Geier also discusses injuries and treatments of Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson, New York Yankees star Alex Rodriguez, and New Jersey Nets C Brook Lopez. Plus, he answers your sports injury questions.Continue Reading

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