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CU Sports Medicine in the News

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Dr. Provance receives 2015 CADA Distinguished Service Award

Dr. Provance and patient

Aaron Provance, MD, has been named the recipient of the 2015 Colorado Athletic Directors Association (CADA) Distinguished Service Award.

For Dr. Bravman, serendipity, intent turned the cranks

We are all where we are through some combination of serendipity, intent, and drift. In the case of Jonathan Bravman, MD, the serendipity and intent have been pronounced.

Long run to preserve cartilage continues at CU

Cecilia Pascual-Garrido, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon who has spent years studying the wear, tear, and repair of joint cartilage. She's also a competitive marathoner who runs 50 to 80 miles a week.

How stem cells might be used to treat the active individual

Dr. Cecilia Pascual discusses the latest stem cell research and potential future treatments.

Eric McCarty relays family biking-hiking tradition to his sons

Learn how Dr. Eric McCarty has continued a family tradition of an epic 24-hour endurance adventure.

Extreme Sports Medicine Congress to be held in Boulder

Dr. Omer Mei-Dan speaks about the upcoming Extreme Sports Medicine Congress.

Dr. Eric McCarty named top MD in North America

Dr. Eric McCarty tops that 2014 list of the best knee surgeons in North America.

Broncos cheerleaders suffer a season of injuries

Dr. Jonathan Bravman, a sports medicine doctor with University of Colorado Hospital, says "over-use injuries" are very common in cheerleading. They include your basic sprains and strains and even more severe injuries, like stress fractures.

Dinwiddie and Fletcher undergo successful knee surgeries

Colorado men's basketball players Spencer Dinwiddie and Tre'Shaun Fletcher both underwent successful knee surgeries on Monday in Lone Tree.

Lindsey Vonn's knee won't allow her to compete in Sochi Winter Olympics

Olympic downhill champion Lindsey Vonn will not compete at the Sochi Olympics and will have surgery soon to repair damage to her right knee stemming from a crash while training at Copper Mountain in November.

Gold Helmet Winners: Eric McCarty

As the head team physician and orthopedic surgeon at the University of Colorado, McCarty has helped numerous athletes overcome injuries to produce highlight moments.

Wingsuit flying: Incredible thrill, but 'no second chance'

"There is no second chance, there is no margin of error whatsoever." That's why, says Dr. Omer Mei-Dan, are grieving but aren't surprised by the recent deaths of two high-profile extreme sports enthusiasts.

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