I’m an orthopaedic surgeon, sports medicine specialist, and author of That’s Gotta Hurt: The Injuries That Changed Sports Forever, providing leading commentary and education on sports and exercise injuries, injury treatment and prevention to help you stay healthy and perform your best!

I love discussing sports and exercise injuries with sports fans, exercise enthusiasts and parents of kids who play sports all over the world. In recent years, I’ve had the privilege of performing over 1500 interviews on television and radio, in newspapers, magazines and online websites.

This is a list of some of the major media coverage I’ve had. A comprehensive chronological media biography can be found here. Please feel free to click the links to read the articles or listen to the interviews.

Click the links below to see my work in the different forms of media:

If you are a journalist, radio or television host, or producer, click here to contact me for an interview. Or you can email me at media@drdavidgeier.com and I will respond directly as soon as possible.

Television

ABC News 4 – Charleston, South Carolina

FOX 24 – Charleston, South Carolina

Count on News 2 – Charleston, South Carolina

WPDE-TV ABC 15 – Myrtle Beach/Florence, South Carolina

WOLO ABC Columbia – Columbia, South Carolina

WCNC NBC Charlotte – Charlotte, North Carolina

WGXA FOX24/ABC16 – Macon, Georgia

WTNZ FOX43 – Knoxville, Tennessee

WBIR 10 News – Knoxville, Tennessee

WECT News 6 – Wilmington, North Carolina

WEYI NBC25 – Flint, Michigan

WSMH FOX66 – Flint, Michigan

WACH FOX 57 – Columbia, South Carolina

WPMT FOX 43 – Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

WNYW Fox 5 – New York

  • Youth sports and back-to-school injuries. Interview with Dari Alexander and Christina Park. Fox 5 News at 5 PM. August 24, 2012.
  • Summer injuries of men, women, and kids. Interview with Ernie Anostos, and Dari Alexander. Fox 5 News at 5 PM. May 8, 2012.

WRC NBC 4 – Washington, DC

WTTG Fox 5 News – Washington, DC

NewsChannel 8 – Washington, DC

NBC NonStop – Philadelphia

  • Injuries in youth sports. Interview with Zayne Mitchell. Live Healthy Now with Zayne Mitchell. August 24, 2012.

Speed TV

  • Tony Stewart and discussion of tibia fractures, their treatment, and return to driving. August 7, 2013.

Huffington Post Live

Teen Kids News

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Newspaper, magazine and online interviews

USA Today

The Wall Street Journal

The New York Times

The Washington Post

The Boston Globe

The New York Post

The Guardian

ESPN

  • Fans don’t care about the health of their favorite athletes. Interview with Jeremy Schaap. The Sporting Life. ESPN Radio. December 14, 2019.
  • Pedroia keys Sox’s defensive excellence. By Gordon Edes. June 7, 2013.

ESPNw

The Athletic

Sports Illustrated

Yahoo! Sports

FOX Sports

CBS Sports

Bleacher Report

SB Nation

NASCAR

The Associated Press

Bloomberg

FOX News

CNN

ABC News

NBC News/Today Show Health

CNBC

Time

Huffington Post

The Daily Beast

US News & World Report

International Business Times

The Atlantic

Forbes

Business Week

Reuters

Health Magazine

Bustle

Eat This, Not That

Women’s Health

Men’s Health

Men’s Fitness

Men’s Journal

Well+Good

Thrive Global

Next Avenue

Prevention

Yahoo! Health

MSN Healthy Living

Livestrong

Popular Mechanics

Marie Claire

  • Trendwatch: Here Limps the Bride. By Jennifer Saranow Schultz. November 2009.

MTV

WebMD

Real Simple

Esquire

Real Clear Life

Self Magazine

Reader’s Digest

Unfortunately, many major publications archive their content on a regular basis or lock it behind a pay wall. Therefore, some of these articles might become unavailable to the public at some point in time.

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Radio

I have given interviews for hundreds of radio stations across the country in recent years. I have listed the interviews on national and satellite radio stations. I cannot have share the audio for many of them, but I have included links to the interviews posted on those stations’ websites.

National Syndication

  • Alabama’s Nick Saban undergoes hip replacement surgery. Interview with Paul Finebaum. The Paul Finebaum Show. The SEC Network. April 19, 2019.
  • Youth Sports and Head Injuries Part 3. Interview with Ric Bratton. This Week In America. August 16, 2018.
  • Youth Sports and Head Injuries Part 2. Interview with Ric Bratton. This Week In America. August 16, 2018.
  • Youth Sports and Head Injuries Part 1. Interview with Ric Bratton. This Week In America. August 16, 2018.
  • Dr. David Geier Youth Sports Talk to Kids about Pain. This Week in America with Ric Bratton. January 1, 2018.
  • Proper techniques and having fun in youth sports. This Week in America with Ric Bratton. November 1, 2017.
  • Youth sports injuries. This Week in America with Ric Bratton. November 1, 2017.
  • Year round youth sports. This Week in America with Ric Bratton. November 1, 2017.
  • Concussions and protective headgear in football, Tommy John surgery, PRP and stem cells, home plate collisions and steroids in sports. Interview with Jim Bohannon. The Jim Bohannon Show. Westwood One. June 27, 2017.
  • The importance of sports medicine for all active people, brain damage in football, youth pitching injuries, return to play decisions and the role of PRP and stem cells for all people. Interview with Ric Bratton. This Week in America. June 15, 2017.
  • Heat stroke, ACL injury prevention, youth sports injuries, concussions and CTE and the issues surrounding return to pay for all athletes. Interview with Ron Barr. Sports Byline USA. June 14, 2017.
  • Bernard King’s return from an ACL injury, the sudden cardiac death of Hank Gathers, CTE and the future of football. Interview with Fred Wallin. Sports Overnight America. Sports Byline USA. June 8, 2017.
  • Youth baseball injuries, ACL injuries in female athletes and parents weighing the decision for their kids to play football. Imus in the Morning. WABC in New York, New York and syndicated nationwide. June 2, 2017.

MLB Radio

NBC Sports Radio

  • Aaron Rodgers, Deshaun Watson, David Johnson, Odell Beckham Jr. and other 2017 NFL injuries, plus Larry Fedora’s CTE comments and the longevity of Clayton Kershaw and Steven Strasburg. Interview with Jim Daniels. Speaking of Sports with Jim Daniels. July 29, 2018.
  • Sudden cardiac arrest, concussions, the risks of youth football and heading the ball in soccer and the advances in sports medicine. Interview with Jim Daniel. The Jim Daniels Show and Speaking of Sports. NBC Sports Radio. June 11, 2017.
  • Kobe Bryant’s tibial plateau fracture and shoulder problems for Major League baseball pitchers. Interview with Brian Kenny. The Brian Kenny Show. December 20, 2013.
  • Matt Harvey and ulnar collateral ligament injuries in baseball. Interview with Brian Kenny. The Brian Kenny Show. August 28, 2013.
  • The fine line with injuries in the NFL and the speed of recovery of today’s athletes. Interview with Jason Page. The Brian Kenny Show. August 14, 2013.
  • Alex Rodriguez, Derek Jeter, and Kobe Bryant. Interview with Jason Page. The Brian Kenny Show. July 12, 2013.
  • Derek Jeter and Darrelle Revis. Interview with Brian Kenny. The Brian Kenny Show. April 22, 2013.
  • Kevin Ware’s tibia fracture, ACL tears, and the risks of single-sport specialization. Interview with Brian Kenny. The Brian Kenny Show. April 2, 2013.

SiriusXM NBA Radio

  • The quick recoveries of basketball players today, head injuries in football, the issue of rest in the NBA, and the challenge of predicting which players can stay healthy. Above the Rim Weekend. SiriusXM NBA Radio. June 11, 2017.

SiriusXM NFL Radio

  • RGIII, Jeremy Maclin, Dennis Pitta and injuries in NFL training camps. Interview with Zig Fracassi and Vic Carucci. Press Pass. July 28, 2013.

SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio

SiriusXM NASCAR Radio

SiriusXM Doctor Radio

  • Foot and ankle injuries in athletes and active people. Interview with Dr. Dennis Cardone and Dr. Mehul Shah. SiriusXM Doctor Radio. Orthopedics. October 14, 2019.
  • The history and advances of arthroscopy, the difficult decisions involved in return to play after injury, the use of PRP and stem cells, the dangers of extreme sports, and youth sport specialization. Interview with Dr. Dennis Cordone and Dr. Guillem Lomas. The Sports Medicine Show. SiriusXM Doctor Radio. June 8, 2017.

ESPN Radio

Radio interviews to promote That’s Gotta Hurt: The Injuries That Changed Sports Forever

  • Concussions and protective headgear in football, Tommy John surgery, PRP and stem cells, home plate collisions and steroids in sports. Interview with Jim Bohannon. The Jim Bohannon Show. Westwood One. June 27, 2017.
  • Arthroscopic knee surgeries, the advancements of ACL recovery, Tommy John surgery, concussions in football, exertional heat stroke and sudden cardiac death and mandatory screening. Interview with Carl Falk. The Carl Falk Show. WHTK-AM. Rochester, New York. June 20, 2017.
  • Heat stroke, stem cells and PRP, youth sports injuries, concussions in football and arthroscopic surgery. Interview with Ken Cail. Cail & Company. WTPL-FM. Boston, Massachusetts. June 15, 2017.
  • The dangers of football, arthroscopic surgery, heat stroke and deciding which players can stay healthy. Interview with Ryan Kaufman and Chris Braden. Drive Time Sports. KCSF-AM. Colorado Springs, Colorado. June 15, 2017.
  • The importance of sports medicine for all active people, brain damage in football, youth pitching injuries, return to play decisions and the role of PRP and stem cells for all people. Interview with Ric Bratton. This Week in America. June 15, 2017.
  • Heat stroke, ACL injury prevention, youth sports injuries, concussions and CTE and the issues surrounding return to pay for all athletes. Interview with Ron Barr. Sports Byline USA. June 14, 2017.
  • Brain injuries and helmets in football, screening for cardiac conditions, heat stroke, youth pitching injuries and stem cells and PRP. interview with Steve Noxon. Talk of the Town. WATR-AM. Hartford, Connecticut. June 14, 2017.
  • Concussions and the dangers of football at the youth level, sudden cardiac deaths and arthroscopic surgeries for athletes and active people. Interview with Jimmy Barrett. The Jimmy Barrett Show. WRVA-AM. Richmond, Virginia. June 13, 2017.
  • Hank Gathers and sudden cardiac death, concussions and CTE in football, Teddy Bridgewater and advancements in the rehab and recovery from injury, preventing youth pitching injuries, the use of PRP and stem cells ,and pain in the NFL. Interview with Steve Bortstein. First Sports. KCQL-AM. Albuquerque, New Mexico. June 12, 2017.
  • The severity of sports injuries today, preventing vs. treating sports injuries, helmet technology, recovery technology, ethical issues with athlete data, blood clots in sports, PRP and stem cells. Interview with James Ernest. The Grueling Truth podcast. June 12, 2017.
  • Tommy John injuries, stem cells and the impact of joint replacements, concussions and CTE, and the joy of working in sports medicine. interview on the Nolan, Malone & Kullik Morning Show. WMJI-FM. Cleveland, Ohio. June 12, 2017.
  • Treatments for pro athletes that help everyone else, Tommy John surgery, CTE and the dangers of football and heading the ball in soccer, and playing multiple sports as kids. Interview with Soren Petro. The Program. WHB-AM. Kansas City, Missouri. June 12, 2017.
  • Tommy John surgery and youth pitching injuries, heat stroke, CTE and the future of football, and the longevity of today’s players. Interview with Paul Miller. The Paul Miller Morning Show. WPHM-AM. Detroit, Michigan. June 12, 2017.
  • Youth pitching injuries, ACL tears, meniscus tears, PRP and stem cells. Interview with Scott Griffin. Smashmouth Radio. WDJC-FM. Birmingham, Alabama. June 12, 2017.
  • Heat stroke, devastating knee injuries, PRP and stem cells, concussions, and sports specialization for kids.. Interview with Steve Thomson. The Steve Thomson Show. WCCO-AM. Minneapolis, Minnesota. June 11, 2017.
  • The quick recoveries of basketball players today, head injuries in football, the issue of rest in the NBA, and the challenge of predicting which players can stay healthy. Above the Rim Weekend. SiriusXM NBA Radio. June 11, 2017.
  • Sudden cardiac arrest, concussions, the risks of youth football and heading the ball in soccer and the advances in sports medicine. Interview with Jim Daniel. The Jim Daniels Show and Speaking of Sports. NBC Sports Radio. June 11, 2017.
  • Tommy John surgery, blood clots in athletes, the size of today’s athletes and deciding when to retire after injuries. Interview with Pete Spadora. Spadora on Sports. WHEN-AM. Syracuse, New York. June 10, 2017.
  • Youth pitching injuries, ACL injury prevention programs, concussions and the dangers of football, heat stroke and PRP. Interview with Gabriel Segura. The Sports Corner. KTIE-AM. Los Angeles, California. June 10, 2017.
  • Keeping Soccer Players Safe and Healthy. Interview with Tom Mura. The Coaching Soccer Weekly podcast. June 9, 2017.
  • Whether the human body is meant to play sports, concussions and the dangers of football, ACL injuries and the advances in orthopedic surgery to keep all active people healthy. Interview with Mike Pomp. Open Mic. WTSN-AM. Dover, New Hampshire. June 9, 2017.
  • Concussions and spear tackling in football, the advances in ACL injuries, and keeping all active people healthy for sports and exercise. Interview with Lockwood Phillips. Coastal Daybreak. WTKF-FM. Greenville, North Carolina. June 9, 2017.
  • ACL injuries in female athletes, concussions and football, and the advances of arthroscopic surgery. Interview with Bill Maine and Katie B. The WDUN Morning Show. WDUN- AMAtlanta, Georgia. June 9, 2017.
  • Sudden cardiac death, the development of arthroscopic surgery, ACL rehab and return to sports, Tommy John surgery and the ability to help professional athletes return to play better and longer than ever. Interview with Jeremy Schaap. The Sporting Life with Jeremy Schaap. ESPN Radio. June 9, 2017.
  • The role of sports in society, arthroscopic surgery, deciding when to return to play after injuries, heat stroke, and injuries of professional athletes occurring in adults and young athletes. Interview with Greg Berg. Morning Show. WGTD-FM. Milwaukee, Wisconsin. June 9, 2017.
  • Sam Bowie and Portland’s luck with draft picks getting injured, arthroscopic surgery, PRP and stem cells, and whether parents should let their kids play football. Interview with John Mallory. The Johnny Ballgame Show. KBKR-AM. Portland, Oregon. June 8, 2017.
  • Tommy John surgery, youth pitching injuries, Achilles tendon injuries, and stem cells, PRP and the future of orthopedic surgery. Interview with Josh Graham. Game Time with Josh Graham. 94.3 The Game. Greenville, North Carolina. June 8, 2017.
  • CTE and the dangers of football, traumatic injuries like Louisville’s Kevin Ware, heat stroke and youth sports injuries. Interview with Suzanne Duvall. WHAS-AM. Louisville, Kentucky. June 8, 2017.
  • Arthroscopic surgery, heat stroke, knee injuries and ways for adults to stay healthy and perform their best. Interview with Dean Adkins. The Dean & Don Show. KMA-AM. Omaha, Nebraska. June 8, 2017.
  • Concussions in football, the long-term health of athletes and deciding when players should retire. Interview with Mitch Carr. KRLD-AM. Dallas, Texas. June 8, 2017.
  • Bernard King’s return from an ACL injury, the sudden cardiac death of Hank Gathers, CTE and the future of football. Interview with Fred Wallin. Sports Overnight America. Sports Byline USA. June 8, 2017.
  • The history and advances of arthroscopy, the difficult decisions involved in return to play after injury, the use of PRP and stem cells, the dangers of extreme sports, and youth sport specialization. Interview with Dr. Dennis Cordone and Dr. Guillem Lomas. The Sports Medicine Show. SiriusXM Doctor Radio. June 8, 2017.
  • ACL injuries in female athletes, screening for sudden cardiac arrest, the dangers of brain injuries in football, and youth sports injuries and prevention. Interview with Jon Russell. The Power Hour. WLCS-FM Grand Rapids, Michigan. June 7, 2017.
  • PRP and stem cells, ACL injuries in female athletes, return to sports from injury and the future of sports medicine. Interview with John Canzano. The Bald-Faced Truth with John Canzano. 102.9 The Game. Portland, Oregon. June 7, 2017.
  • Joan Benoit and arthroscopic knee surgery, how professional athletes and adult weekend warriors can avoid returning from injury too soon, and pushing kids too hard in youth sports. Interview with Ann Fisher. All Sides with Ann Fisher. WOSU-FM. Columbus, Ohio. June 7, 2017.
  • Advances in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine to keep pro athletes playing longer in their careers, recovery from ACL surgeries, heat stroke and protecting young football players. Interview with David James and Patrick Kinahan. DJ & PK in the Morning. KZNS-AM. Salt Lake City, Utah. June 7, 2017.
  • Arthroscopic surgery, stem cells, youth injuries and injury prevention. Interview with Cory Lopez. Prime Time Sports. KOA-AM. Denver, Colorado. June 7, 2017.
  • Indianapolis Colts’ quarterback Andrew Luck’s shoulder surgery, Tiger Woods and low back injuries in golf, Tommy John surgery, sudden cardiac death and the future of football. Interview with Don Stuck and Dave “Gunner” Gun. Flagrant Foul with Stuck and Gunner. Indianapolis, Indiana. June 7, 2017.
  • Marc Buoniconti’s spinal cord injury, Hank Gathers and sudden cardiac arrest, Korey Stringer and exertional heat stroke and sports injuries and injury prevention for pros, young athletes and adult weekend warriors. Interview with Mike Legg. Legg Up with Mike Legg. WTMZ-AM Charleston, South Carolina. June 7, 2017.
  • Tommy John surgery, youth pitching injuries, head trauma in football and boxing, heat stroke and sudden cardiac death and mandatory screening. Interview with Warren Lawrence. The WKNY AM Drive Sports Show. June 7, 2017.
  • Concussions and CTE, ACL injuries and return to sports, the evolution of sports medicine and the role of fantasy football. Interview with the Shot Dr. & Brandon Kravitz. Sports Rx. 96.9 The Game. Orlando, Florida. June 6, 2017.
  • Heat illness, the need for athletic trainers, the risks of football, youth pitching and baseball injuries, sports that present risks of knee injuries, and the benefits of sports and exercise to weekend warriors. Interview with Marc Bernier. The Marc Bernier Show. WNDB 1150 AM. Daytona Beach, Florida. June 6, 2017.
  • Tommy John surgery, Joe Theismann, and youth pitching injuries. Interview with Doug McIntyre. McIntyre in the Morning. KABC Los Angeles, California. June 6, 2017.
  • Youth sports, the risks of single-sport specialization, the benefits of sports, and heading the ball in soccer. Interview with Bruce Silverman. Silverman: On Sports. SoFloRadio.com. June 5, 2017.
  • Youth baseball injuries, ACL injuries in female athletes and parents weighing the decision for their kids to play football. Imus in the Morning. WABC in New York, New York and syndicated nationwide. June 2, 2017.

Podcasts

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Contact Me

I strive to provide simple explanations of injuries, treatments, surgeries and other sports medicine topics. If you are a journalist, radio or television host, or producer, you can email me at media@drdavidgeier.com and I will respond directly as soon as possible. Or you can submit your information to me below. Thank you so much for reaching out to me, and I look forward to helping in any way possible!

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