Dr. Boykin Publishes Scientific Article Regarding the Use of Novel Biologic Therapies in a Professional Soccer Player

EmergeOrtho, Blue Ridge Bone and Joint Division Orthopaedic Surgeon, Dr. Robert Boykin, has recently published an article in a leading European Scientific Journal, Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy (KSSTA). The report describes the use of two cutting edge biologic therapies, platelet rich plasma and bone marrow aspirate, to heal a hip capsule injury in a European professional soccer player. Dr. Boykin and co-authors have presented one of the first reports of using these treatments for a soft tissue injury around the hip in a high level athlete.
As a sports medicine fellowship trained surgeon, Dr. Boykin specializes in disorders of the shoulder, knee, and hip and is actively involved in research in these areas.

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2018-01-04T10:04:15+00:00