A Landmark Event for Sports Medicine
Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) January 23, 2013
Colorado Orthopedic Consultants – the Aurora orthopedic surgeons locals trust - is proud to announce it will be hosting the First Annual Professional Lacrosse Sports Medicine Symposium. The event will take place this upcoming Saturday, January 26th at the home of the Denver Broncos and Denver Outlaws, Sports Authority Field at Mile High. Landmark events like this one provide an opportunity for surgeons to come together to address injuries facing sports medicine today.
Colorado Orthopedic Consultants are proud to have three of their orthopedic surgeons speaking in the event. Dr. Craig A. Davis, Dr. Mike Hewitt, and Dr. Phil Stull will be addressing the issues they face while dealing with sports injuries. Dr. Stull, who is the head team physician for both the Colorado Mammoth and the Denver Outlaws, will be speaking on the history of professional lacrosse injuries through the years.
“This symposium is very important for the sports medicine industry, in terms of how far we’ve come in the treatment of lacrosse injuries and where we see the advances in the field going in the years to come,” said Dr. Phil Stull who will be giving the welcome address.
Dr. Craig Davis will be speaking on the epidemic of hand fractures in lacrosse, while Dr. Mike Hewitt will talk about the management of A.C. joint injuries in athletes. Both doctors are well-respected in the community and abroad in the field of sports medicine.
“We’re really excited to be a part of this symposium and to address the medical issues facing professional lacrosse players. It’s our job to get these guys back on the field and playing 100% while learning and adapting to the array of injuries they face,” said Dr. Mike Hewitt, orthopedic surgeon in Aurora.
Sports medicine in Aurora and throughout the United States is a growing field and one that allows doctors to examine a myriad of different physiological ailments; from shoulder and patellar instability to sports hernias and concussion management to even ACL reconstruction and rehabilitation. Conferences like the First Annual Professional Lacrosse Sports Medicine Symposium provide surgeons with the chance to address the many topics they face on a day-to-day basis. The orthopedic surgeon’s importance to the field and to the treatment and health of professional lacrosse players cannot go overstated.
“Symposiums like the one we’re hosting at Mile High are incredibly important to us and surgeons around the country. We are really excited for the opportunity to host all these great minds in the field and build relationships with our peers,” said Dr. Craig Davis.
The Aurora orthopedic surgeons at Colorado Orthopedic Consultants are optimistic this will be the first of many symposiums to come in the future. Their leadership in assembling highly respected professionals in the field of orthopedic surgery from around the country and bringing them to the Mile High City shows how committed they are to sports medicine. Trusted by the professional lacrosse franchises in Denver, these orthopedic surgeons are leading the way in the advances of treatment for lacrosse injuries, from the kids in the backyard to the pros on the gridiron.
About Colorado Orthopedic Consultants:
Colorado Orthopedic Consultants is a sports medicine clinic lead by board-certified orthopedic surgeons who provide treatment of sports and non-sports injuries, including bone and joint injuries, fractures, dislocations, sprains, hand surgery, knee surgery, foot and ankle surgery, shoulder surgery, orthopedic trauma, arthritis treatment, arthroscopic surgery, joint reconstruction and joint replacement. Colorado Orthopedic Consultants are well respected in the Denver community for their outstanding work with the Denver Outlaws and the Colorado Mammoth.
For media inquiries or more information please contact Sherry Blea, Administrator at Colorado Orthopedic Consultants at either their Aurora or Englewood location:
Colorado Orthopedic Consultants
1411 S Potomac Ste 400
Aurora, CO 80012
Colorado Orthopedic Consultants
401 W Hampden PL STE 220
Englewood CO 80110