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A Troubling Trend Young Athletes Plagued by Injuries Commonly Seen in the Pros

They’re suffering the same injuries that plague the pros, but they’re only teenagers. A local orthopedic surgeon said overuse injuries a dangerous trend in youth sports. Maggie Carpenter’s recently returned to the pitcher’s mound. It had been seven more


Podcast: A Dangerous Game: The Truth About Youth Sports

Dr. Nikhil Verma, Orthopedic Surgeon and Sports Medicine Specialist at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush, joins Dr. Cole and Steve Kashul on Sports Medicine Weekly, 670 TheScore Chicago Sports Radio, to discuss his recent TED Talk “A Dangerous Game: more


Dr. Nikhil Verma MD Speaks at American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting

MRIs may be Useful to Predict the Need for Elbow Surgery in Asymptomatic Baseball pitchers LAS VEGAS — At the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Nikhil N. Verma, MD, discussed the use of MRI findings of more


Biologic Injections Interview with Orthopedic Surgeons Dr. Nikhil Verma and Dr. Jorge Chahla

Dr. Nikhil Verma and Dr. Jorge Chahla of Rush Orthopedics talked about all things biologics with Youtube channel The Prehab Guys.  Biologics are a new and evolving type of medicine that attempts to utilize the body’s own natural more


TEDxChicago 2019 Speaker

Dr. Nikhil Verma was selected as a TEDxChicago speaker for “Press Pause.” This series of speakers will explore how everything in our world — information, technology, communication, transportation — is moving so fast. We are on the cusp more


New Rotator Cuff Repair Device Launched

MinInvasive Ltd, a company based in Magal, Israel, has launched a new rotator cuff repair device into the U.S. market called OmniCuff. The new device is a transosseous rotator cuff repair tool which eliminates the need for suture more

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