As the Head Team Physician for the U.S. Women's Alpine Ski Team for the past 20+ years, Dr. Bill Sterett is uniquely qualified to talk about knee injuries in female athletes.
In this episode of the VSO Podcast, Dr. Sterett tackles the following:
What kind of conditions and challenges do the top Ski racers face during the season?
What are the factors that make women more likely to injure the ACL?
What are some steps that we can take to help avoid injury on the mountain?
Dr. Sterett also tells us what it's like to be a top doc on the world cup circuit and shares stories from his time supporting athletes during the world cup and the Olympic games.
Have a listen!