Alan M. Hirahara, MD, FRCSC
Orthopaedic SurgeonSpecialist in Sports Medicine

NBA Team Physicians Society 2012 - Ultrasound of Shoulder, Upper Extremity Injections, Biologics, Ultrasound in Surgery

OrthoBiologics: Platelet-Rich Plasma
Ultrasound: Shoulder, Injections, Surgery
Chicago, IL

National Basketball Association
Team Physicians Society
NBA Team Physicians Society MSK Ultrasound Course

The NBA Team Physicians Society Meeting in Chicago during the rookie combine.  NBA Team Physicians were taught how to use ultrasound in the shoulder, knee, hip, elbow, wrist, hand, foot, and ankle.  They were taught in a cadaver lab how to do upper and lower extremity injections.  Dr. Hirahara was both Course Director (for the second year in a row) and Faculty Speaker for this two day course.  He taught the sections on Ultrasound of the shoulder, Ultrasound in surgery & orthobiologics, and Ultrasound of the upper extremity.