Use of Yoga in Physical Therapy & Training; Sports Injuries in Young Athletes

Episode 14.21

Segment OneLisa Hua, PT from ATI Physical Therapy talks with Steve Kashul and Dr. ATI Physical Therapy's Pasadena clinic director weighs in on the benefits of yoga.Charles Bush-Joseph from Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, about the uses and benefits of Yoga in Physical Therapy, Sports Training and Fitness. Lisa graduated from the University of Illinois in 2008 with a degree in Biology. She went to PT school at Washington University in St Louis and graduated with her DPT in 2011. She has been a practicing clinician for ATI Physical Therapy for 3 years and is currently the Clinic Director at the ATI in Oak Park, IL. Her focus and passion is in orthopaedic rehabilitation of post-op and non-operative patients, athletes, and sports rehabilitation.


Segment Two
– Steve Kashul and Dr. Charles Bush-Joseph, Head Team Physician for the Chicago White Sox, discuss the symptoms and how to recognize concussions in young football players; overuse injuries in young female cross country runners; dealing with overuse injuries in MLB in view of the approaching playoff season. Dr. Bush-Joseph has been long involved in the care of high school, collegiate, and recreational athletes and is the head team physician for the Chicago White Sox Major League Baseball Club and Associate Team Physician for the Chicago Bulls. Thru his experience with high profile professional athletes, Dr. Bush-Joseph was elected to the Major League Baseball Medical Advisory Board and president of the Major League Baseball Team Physician Association for 2012. This exclusive group of team physicians advises the Major League Baseball Commissioner on medical policy and emerging trends in training and the medical care of the elite athlete.

    

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