LOA Physicians to Speak at Coaches’ Clinic

Jon Kretzler, Eric Hansen, Peter Kung, and A. J. Lauder, of Longview Orthopedic Associates will be among the featured speakers at the 6th Annual Sports Injury Seminar for Coaches on Saturday, March 24th at Pacific Surgical Institute.

This year’s clinic will be highlighted by Bob Medina, strength and conditioning coach for the Portland Trailblazers.

Hansen, MD (ankle sprains), Lauder, MD (common upper extremity injuries), Kretzler, MD (female athletes and ACL injuries), and Kung (injury prevention programs) will headline the morning session.

During the afternoon, certified athletic trainer Dan Ruiz will lead a session on nutrition and performance, and Dave Knoeppel of Longview Physical & Sports Therapy (LPST) will focus on injury evaluation and soft tissue injuries.

The LPST staff will also supervise a taping lab before Medina closes the day with a dicussion about in-season strength and conditioning.

Call (360) 578-1188 for clinic registration information.