The Wesley Wang DPT Podcast
The Wesley Wang DPT Podcast
Wesley Wang, PT, DPT
The Wesley Wang DPT podcast is all things ACL and sports rehab. I believe recovering from injuries goes far beyond just the physical. I’ll be having athletes, clinicians, coaches and trainers, share their stories in dealing with injuries. Together, we will help the rehab community create a culture of support, advocacy, and empathy.
Ep 25 | Her ACL Story, Mental Hurdles, Staying Positive Throughout Rehab,  and Advice For Athletes With Ellie Kiernan
On today’s episode  today we have special guest Ellie Kiernan who is a sophomore lacrosse player at Georgetown university. Ellie is one of my former patients and is an athlete that trains with us at Healthy Baller. She is the second athlete to be...
Aug 1
25 min
Ep 24 | All Things ACL Rehab Including Non-Operative Treatment, Criterion-Based Protocols, Why Re-Tear Rates Are So High, What Needs to Improve and More With Mick Hughes
On today's episode, I have special guest Mick Hughes is physio in Melbourne, Australia who specializes in ACL rehab. I’ve had the privilege of connecting with Mick through IG and have definitely enjoyed and learned a lot from the content he posts. He’s...
Jul 25
43 min
Ep 23 | His ACL Story, Rehabbing as an NFL Player, What He Has Learned From His Two ACL Surgeries With NFL Defensive End Adam Gotsis
On today’s episode I have special guest Adam Gotsis who is a current NFL defensive end, currently a free agent, and played his college ball at Georgia Tech. Adam was selected in the 2nd round of the NFL draft in 2016 by the Denver Broncos. Adam...
Jul 18
38 min
Ep 22 | Challenges With Cash Based PT, Working With Athletes,  Why ACL Re-Tear Rates Are So High, What Needs to Improve and More With Andrew Millett
On today's episode, I have special guest Andrew Millet, who owns a cash based PT clinic, Move Strong Physical Therapy which is based out of Cressey Sports Performance, Hudson, Mass. He graduated with his Masters in Physical Therapy from Springfield...
Jul 11
42 min
Ep 21 | Her ACL Story, Mental Hurdles, Overcoming Complications, Having Difficult Conversations and What She's Learned With Kate Taylor
On today’s episode I have special guest Kate Taylor who is a former lacrosse player at Boston College. Kate is one of my former patients and is an athlete that trains with us at Healthy Baller. She is the first of my athletes to be featured on the show....
Jul 4
32 min
Ep 20 | All Things ACL Rehab Including Why Re-Tear Rates Are So High, What Needs to Improve and Advice For Young Clinicians and More With Zach Baker
On today's episode, I have special guest Zach Baker who is a physical therapist at Rehab 2 Perform in Frederick, MD. He graduated with his Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of Maryland-Baltimore. Zach has suffered multiple ACL tears which...
Jun 27
49 min
Ep 19 | Dealing With A Rare Disease Affecting Only 3 in 1 MILLION People With Alex Powell
On today’s episode, I have special guest Alex Powell who is a former Dayton University women’s soccer player. I first heard Alex’ story on the podcast and immediately reached out to her to get her on the show. Alex is actually the first athlete on the...
Jun 21
36 min
Ep 18 | Challenges in Opening A Cash Based PT Facility, Why ACL Re-Tears Are So High and What Needs to Improve and More With Ziad Dahdul
On today's episode, I have special guest Ziad Dahdul who is a owner of Ignite Phyzio in Los Angeles, CA who specializes in treating ACLs and other sports injuries. He graduated with his Doctor of Physical Therapy from The University of Southern...
Jun 13
45 min
Ep 17 | Performance Anxiety, Mental Health, Body Image and Seeking Help When Needed With Victoria Garrick
On today's episode, I have special guest Victoria who is a former Division I volleyball player at University of Southern California and played semi-pro as well. She is a TED Talk speaker, mental health and body-image advocate, and podcast host. She has...
Jun 6
35 min
Ep 16 | All Things ACL Rehab Including Why Re-Tear Rates Are So High, What Needs to Improve and Advice For Young Clinicians and More With Bobby Esbrandt
On today's episode, I have special guest Bobby Esbrandt who is a co-owner of Impact Sports Physical Therapy located in Hanover, MD. University of Maryland School of Medicine with special interests in manual therapy and sports rehabilitation.He has...
May 29
45 min
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