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Noyes Systematic Review Shows 18% Reinjury Rate

Read Article Authors: Sue Barber-Westin, BS and Frank R. Noyes, MD Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction (ACLR) is frequently performed in patients younger than 20 years whose goal is to return to sport (RTS). Varying reinjury rates have been reported, and the factors responsible are unclear. Studies differ with regard to age, graft type, surgical […]

Sportsmetrics March 7-8, 2020 Course

On March 8th, we welcomed 15 new instructors to the Sportsmetrics family. We thank our new certified instructors for your dedication to keeping your athletes injury-free! We welcome: Rachael Bryant, DC, DACBSP, Penn Hills, PA Robert Catanese, DPT, Cleveland, OH Catie Dann, ATC, CSCS, Storrs, CT David Edwards, LPTA, FMS-1, USATF-1, USAW-1, Waterford, MI Rebekkah […]

Sportsmetrics July 20-21, 2019 Course

For our July course, we hosted 22 healthcare professionals from all over the country including 2 of our orthopedic fellows, one PT student and one amazing Sportsmetrics intern.  We would like to welcome our new certified sites and wish them good luck with the program: Samantha Carpenter, ATC:  Flagstaff Sports Institute, Flagstaff, AZ Cody Csontos, […]

Local 12’s Liz Bonis interviews orthopedic surgeon Frank Noyes on his latest research for What’s Happening in Health

Recently, reporter Liz Bonis interviewed Dr. Noyes and his patient Katie Sloneker on a new treatment option to build ACL strength following surgery. Dr. Noyes’ research on the method, which involves restricting blood flow while exercising, has found that it helps patients build the strength they need to prevent re-injury or qualify for surgery in […]

March Certification Course

On March 24th, we welcomed 20 new certified instructors to the Sportsmetrics community.  Thanks for your dedication to ACL injury prevention! Angela Brinkman, OTR/L:  Cloverdale, OH Shannon Carroll, DPT:  OSR Physical Therapy, Rosemount, MN Brenda Charley, MS:  Flagstaff Sports Institute, Flagstaff, AZ Anya Cox, PTA, SPT:  Cincinnati, OH Matthew Daigle, MPT:  Marion, AR Elizabeth Gappa, […]

Sportsmetrics Master Course 2019!

With our 2nd annual Sportsmetrics Master Level Course under our belt, we are happy to welcome 10 new Level II Certified Sportsmetrics Specialists.  We thank George Davies for his attendance, presentation and much valued contribution to our program.  We look forward to continuing our Master Level program with the latest interventions in knee injury prevention. Jon […]

Sportsmetrics Certification Course Level I: February 9-10, 2019

February 9, 2019 – February 10, 2019 | Register Description: Serious knee injuries are sidelining female athletes at an alarming rate and although there is no absolute prevention from these types of injuries, there is finally something you can do to help reduce the risk of sustaining a serious knee injury. Cincinnati SportsMedicine Research and Education […]

Sportsmetrics Certification Course- Level I: February 9-10, 2019

February 9, 2019 – February 10, 2019 | Register Description: Serious knee injuries are sidelining female athletes at an alarming rate and although there is no absolute prevention from these types of injuries, there is finally something you can do to help reduce the risk of sustaining a serious knee injury. Cincinnati SportsMedicine Research and Education […]

Sportsmetrics Certification Course- Level I (February 9-10, 2019)

February 9, 2019 – February 10, 2019 | Register Description: Serious knee injuries are sidelining female athletes at an alarming rate and although there is no absolute prevention from these types of injuries, there is finally something you can do to help reduce the risk of sustaining a serious knee injury. Cincinnati SportsMedicine Research and Education […]

Available in 2019: Return to Sport After ACL Reconstruction Textbook

Available in 2019: Return to Sport After ACL Reconstruction and Other Knee Operations: Limiting the Risk of Reinjury and Maximizing Athletic Performance textbook. Dr. Noyes and Sue Barber-Westin, along with over 15 guest contributors, are preparing a new textbook, Return to Sport After ACL Reconstruction and Other Knee Operations: Limiting the Risk of Reinjury and […]