How The Tommy John Surgery Revolutionized Elbow Injury Rehabilitation

02.22.2016 - By Focus on Sports Medicine

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Host: Jennifer Caudle, DO

Guest: G. Russell Huffman, MD, MPH

Host Dr. Jennifer Caudle welcomes Dr. G. Russell Huffman, Associate Professor and Director of the Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Huffman provides an overview of the various types of elbow injuries, treatment options for athletes at all levels, and special considerations for those who require surgery. Dr. Huffman focuses in particular on updated techniques in ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction, otherwise known as the Tommy John surgery.

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