A youth athlete is not the same as a professional athlete and should not be treated as such. The focus of my career is the treatment of the young athlete in particular.
I’m interested in all types of sports, from soccer and basketball to field hockey, volleyball, cheerleading, dance, and more.
Qualifications and experience
- Bones, Joints and Muscles, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Foot and Ankle Injuries and Disorders, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Knee Injuries and Disorders, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Shoulder Injuries and Disorders, Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery
- Languages spoken
Cincinnati Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center Program (2005)
Rady Children's Hospital (2004)
University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine (1998)
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Program (2003)
University of Michigan (MI) (1994)
- Clinical interest for patients
My clinical interests include injury prevention for athletes as well as the care of sports-related injuries, including treatment of elbow, shoulder, knee, ankle, and hip injuries. I also specialize in clubfoot and am trained in the Ponseti method.
- Volunteer activities
I was on the Special Olympics Board of Directors in Florida and am currently on the international Board for Rush Soccer.