Pediatric Sports Medicine Podcast

Pediatric Sports Medicine Podcast


Latest Episodes

Pediatric Sports Medicine Podcast: Research Review: Protective Equipment
February 21, 2021

  There is a lot of equipment out there we use with our young athletes to hopefully reduce the risk of injury. Some is required for a particular sport, although some athletes and families just purchase things on their own to use.

Discoid Meniscus: A PRISM RIG Discussion
February 08, 2021

  If you do any sort of sports medicine, you’ve heard of the meniscus, that shock absorber between the bones in the knee. Do you know what a discoid meniscus is? Why is this even important when discussing young athletes? Today on the podcast,

The Pediatric Heart and COVID
January 24, 2021

  It’s 2021. CoVID-19 is still here. We amazingly have a vaccine out and I’m so thankful and grateful to the scientists who worked tirelessly to get it out and to have had the opportunity to be a recipient of the vaccine. But despite these advances,

The MOON and MARS ACL Studies
January 17, 2021

  Did you know that when you think of the words MOON and MARS, they actually have a meaning outside of our celestial bodies in the sky? You probably never even equated those couple of words to sports medicine. If you have not, you should,

What is the PRISM Society?
January 10, 2021

  Have you heard of PRISM? I’m not talking about A prism, the geometric shape, but the sports medicine organization PRISM. If you haven’t, you’ll want to listen in as this has become a very important organization in the world of pediatric sports medici...

Nutrition for Athletes, Part 2
November 20, 2020

  Carbs, protein and fat. Macro and micronutrients. Dieting and calories. Supplements. All things that athletes are concerned about to varying degrees. Proper nutrition is essential for fueling our bodies and optimizing our athletic performance.

COVID Update: The Heart, Winter Sports and More…
November 12, 2020

  We are closing in on a year into this pandemic. We just elected a new President. We’ve had sports return at a professional and collegiate level and around the country kids have continued to be involved in sports,

Nutrition for Athletes, Part 1
October 29, 2020

  Carbs, protein and fat. Macro and micronutrients. Dieting and calories. Supplements. All things that athletes are concerned about to varying degrees. Proper nutrition is essential for fueling our bodies and optimizing our athletic performance.

COVID-19 Update: Are Sports Happening This Fall?
August 13, 2020

  COVID-19. It’s August 2020. Months ago, I think we were all hopeful that the virus would be something of the past. But it didn’t go away. Obviously, we could debate all of the reasons why that may be but here we are.

The Sports Pre Participation Exam (PPE)
August 06, 2020

  The sports preparticipation exam. Some love it, some hate it. For athletes it’s a nearly annual ritual. But why do we do it? Are we truly doing it the way we should be doing it? What’s new from the 5th edition that was released in May 2019.