The Wesley Wang DPT Podcast
The Wesley Wang DPT Podcast
Wesley Wang, PT, DPT
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
45 minutes Posted May 29, 2020 at 11:00 pm.
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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 experience treating numerous professional, collegiate, and olympic level athletes, and currently serves as the head physical therapist for the Coppin State University athletic department. 

On today's episode, Bobby and I discuss:

  1. Bobby's PT background
  2. Why Bobby enjoys treating ACLs
  3. Bobby's thoughts on ACL bracing
  4. What are some tests he uses to determine whether an athlete is ready to return to sport?
  5. Do you have a plan for when an athlete goes back to sports?
  6. Why do you think re-tear rates are so high?
  7. What do you believe has to change to improve on these high re-tear rates?

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