Concussion Injuries Discussed at Film Festival Screening

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Gerardo Vazquez, M.D., a Texas Tech Physicians of El Paso sports medicine physician, participated in a panel about concussions after a screening of the 2015 film “Concussion” at…

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TTUHSC El Paso Hosts Q&A on Sports Medicine, Concussions

Friday, September 14, 2018

According to a study published in the Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, there are between 1.6 and 3.8 million sports-related concussions per year in the U.S.—making them the…

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TTUHSC El Paso Holds Q&A on Sports Medicine

Friday, July 21, 2017
An upcoming Facebook Live Q&A will invite the community to listen in and pose health questions to a physician from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso (TTUHSC El Paso). Justin Wright, M.D., a physician in the Department of Family Medicine, will host the session to discuss sports injuries, physical therapy and prevention strategies. Dr. Wright will take questions from viewers about a wide range of topics, including sports medicine trends, like cryotherapy, dietary supplements and fitness trackers. Dr. Wright specializes in sports medicine, concussion management and musculoskeletal examination. He also directs the TTUHSC El Paso sports medicine fellowship program, which works with athletes at The University of Texas at El Paso and local high school sports teams and serves at on-site athletics events like the El Paso Marathon.

On Friday, July 21, the Office of Institutional Advancement held its latest session of The Exam Room — a monthly Facebook Live Q&A that invites the public to submit questions…

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TTUHSC El Paso Sports Medicine Fellowship Team is “Go-To Team” for Concussions

Friday, October 2, 2015

The Sports Medicine Fellowship team at Texas Tech Physicians of El Paso Family Medicine at Kenworthy is not only busy seeing patients, but also gathering important research regarding…

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