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Episode 91: How can we decrease fatalities in high school and college football?

Approximately 12 high school and college football players die each year. What causes these deaths, and how can we decrease them? Dr. Geier also discusses the injuries of Washington Nationals’ Bryce Harper, Tampa Bay Rays’ David Price, Atlanta Braves’ Jonny Venters, Philadelphia Phillies’ Roy Halladay, and the staggering amount of money being paid to injured baseball players. Plus in the Ask Dr. Geier segment, he answers your sports medicine questions.Continue Reading

Episode 90: Will young athletes deny concussions symptoms in order to play sports?

We know that concussions are common and dangerous in young athletes. Do these athletes often hide their symptoms like the pros often do? Dr. Geier also discusses the injuries of Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay, Los Angeles Lakers forward Pau Gasol, Boston Red Sox closer Joel Hanrahan, Houston Texans safety Ed Reed, and Montreal Canadiens center Lars Eller. Plus in the Ask Dr. Geier segment, he answers your sports medicine questions.Continue Reading

Episode 88: Are injuries common in youth and high school soccer?

How common are injuries in youth and high school soccer, and what can parents and coaches do to better ensure safety of the players? Dr. Geier also discusses the injuries of Oklahoma City Thunder PG Russell Westbrook, Golden State Warriors F David Lee, Atlanta Braves RF Jason Heyward, Los Angeles Angels 1B Albert Pujols, Texas Rangers P Matt Harrison, and UFC champion Jon Jones. Plus in the Ask Dr. Geier segment, he answers your sports medicine questions.Continue Reading

Episode 70: Are you at risk for a stress fracture?

Stress fractures are common in sports and exercise. What risk factors could increase your chances of suffering one of these injuries? Dr. Geier also discusses the injuries of Minnesota Vikings RB Adrian Peterson, Los Angeles Lakers F Pau Gasol, men’s tennis star Rafael Nadal, San Diego Chargers RB Ryan Mathews, and Goose Creek High School RB Tramel Terry. Plus in the Ask Dr. Geier segment, he answers your sports medicine questions.Continue Reading

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

What is Toradol? Is its use in professional sports dangerous? Dr. Geier also discusses the injuries of Baltimore Ravens LB Terrell Suggs, New York Yankees 3B Alex Rodriguez, Detroit Lions WR Ryan Broyles, Chicago Bulls G Richard Hamilton, Barcelona star Lionel Messi, and the debate over Gregg Popovich sitting his San Antonio Spurs players. Plus in the Ask Dr. Geier segment, he answers your sports medicine questions.Continue Reading

Episode 66: Is high intensity training as effective as traditional exercise?

Can very short, intense training sessions provide equal or better health benefits to more traditional workouts? Dr. Geier also discusses the injuries of New England Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski, Cleveland Cavaliers PG Kyrie Irving, San Antonio Spurs F Stephen Jackson, Dallas Mavericks F Dirk Nowitzki, USC QB Matt Barkley, Minnesota Timberwolves G Brandon Roy, Oakland Athletics P Brandon McCarthy, and former Houston Texans punter Brett Hartmann. Plus in the Ask Dr. Geier segment, he answers your sports medicine questions.Continue Reading

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