AMSSM members serve as team physicians at the youth level, NCAA, NFL, MLB, NBA, WNBA, MLS and NHL, as well as with Olympic teams. By nature of their training and experience, sports medicine physicians are ideally suited to provide comprehensive medical care for athletes, sports teams or active individuals who are simply looking to maintain a healthy lifestyle. This past week, AMSSM's Immediate Past President Jonathan Drezner, MD, was interviewed for a British Journal of Sports Medicine podcast about his experience serving as a 2014 Super Bowl team physician for the Seattle Seahawks. Click on the link below to listen to the podcast in which he mentions the importance of his primary care training to fulfilling his role as a team physician.
The Super Bowl Professor! A special day in the life of Dr Jonathan Drezner and the Seattle Seahawks