Session 1: ACL Injuries: Treatment and Prevention
Wednesday, May 21, 2014 (30 minutes)
Milford H. Marchant Jr., MD
Milford is a sports medicine fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon for MedStar Sports Medicine at MedStar Harbor Hospital. Dr. Marchant is the orthopedic and sports medicine physician for the Chesapeake Bayhawks of Major League Lacrosse. During his fellowship at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopedic Clinic in Los Angeles, he cared for the 2009 NBA Champion Los Angeles Lakers and was an assistant team physician for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Kings and Sparks, as well as the Anaheim Ducks.
Karen Sutton, MD
Karen serves as the orthopedic physician for the U.S. women’s national lacrosse team, and served previously as the team orthopedic physician for the gold medal-winning U.S. under-19 women’s team in 2011. A former player at Duke University, Dr. Sutton currently works as an attending physician at Yale New Haven Hospital and serves as an assistant professor at the Yale University School of Medicine.
Jay serves as strength and conditioning coach for the U.S. men’s and women’s national teams and is a certified strength and conditioning specialist (CSCS) for MedStar Union Memorial Hospital Sports Medicine. He has been the strength and conditioning coach for the Johns Hopkins University men's lacrosse and basketball teams, UMBC women's lacrosse team, and numerous professional athletes including Major League Lacrosse members.
Justin Cooper, PT, MPT
Justin is the clinic coordinator at MedStar NRH Rehabilitation Network at MedStar Harbor Hospital and also works alongside the orthopedic surgeons for the Baltimore Ravens and Chesapeake Bayhawks. He is an ABPTS board certified sport medicine specialist who has worked with scholastic, NCAA, NFL and MLL athletes. Cooper offers specialty programs for ACL rehabilitation and injury prevention using sports motion video analysis.