Craig Fast discusses some different aspects of working in a clinical outreach setting. Hear his stories and see how he is making the best of it. He also mans a walk in injury clinic which is pretty unique in my experience.
We are broadcasting live from the 2017 NATA expo in Houston Texas.
We used Facebook live to stream as many of the NATA 2017 Expo Interviews as possible.
Dr. Greaser strives to offer all available treatment options to his patients based on their individual goals and expectations. His philosophy is to rehabilitate patients without surgery first if possible. For patients requiring surgery, he provides surgical treatment options which allow the quickest return to activity.
A member of the American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society and the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery, Dr. Greaser is a team physician for the University of Houston athletics and serves as foot and ankle consultant for athletics at the University of St. Thomas and Houston Baptist University.
Yuhang “Tony” Jia, M.D., is a family medicine and sports medicine physician serving patients newborn and up. A graduate of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Dr. Jia completed his residency at Houston Methodist Family Residency and his fellowship at Houston Methodist Sports Medicine. Dr. Jia decided to become a doctor because he wanted to help people and growing up, he remembers thinking that doctors were the “best people in the world.”
Chad Fraser is an ATC working with Cirque du Soleil. He is the Head Athletic Trainer and for the traveling Kurios show.
He has been featured in an article in AT Today because of his dedication to teach other ATs about the job setting he works in.
Shawn Ready and I discuss how Chad got started in the performing arts, his personal experience performing stunts or doing training, unique challenges to the job and injury prevention through biomechanics.
This is a fast fun conversation. Thanks Chad for making yourself available.
Thanks Mr Roddie Fraser for listening to the show.