In the fourth episode, Steve Porino sits down with Dr. Sonnery-Cottet, French team doctor out of Centre orthopédique Santy, to discuss a new ACL surgery that Veronika Velez Zuzulova has tried in an effort to return for the Olympic Winter Games. Dr. Sonnery-Cottet details the operation he performed and discusses its potential. Porino and Scott Lyons talk knees and the impact knee injuries have, then they take a look at the U.S. Ski Team Olympic selections and prospects with the Olympic Games around the corner. As usual, they look at the recent spate of races and look forward to next week of racing as the athletes navigate the through the heart of the season with the Games on the horizon.
Dr. Sonnery-Cottet’s ACL Repair Video (WARNING: Graphic content)
FULL TEXT:Minimally Invasive Anterolateral Ligament Reconstruction in the Setting of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
Tips and Tales: Episode 3 feat. Brandon Dyksterhouse and Urban Planisek
Tips and Tales EXTRA: Feat. Lars Kristoffersen
Tips and Tales: Episode 2 feat. Julia Mancusco
Tips and Tales: Episode 1 feat. John Fry and Marc Girardelli