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New York Post: Dr. Jazrawi offers expertise on Kristaps Prozingis’ return to play for the New York Knicks after ACL surgery
Kristaps Porzingis underwent “successful surgery’’ to repair his ACL tear at the Hospital of Special Surgery, the Knicks announced Tuesday at noon.
Regional histologic diﬀerences in the long head of the biceps tendon following subpectoral biceps tenodesis in patients with rotator cuﬀ tears and SLAP lesions
Prospectively enrolled patients undergoing an open subpectoral LHBT tenodesis in the setting of a rotator cuﬀ (RTC) tear or SLAP lesion. Perioperative data were collected and the excised LHBT was analyzed by a fellowship trained pathologist. Tendons were sectioned into proximal (biceps anchor), middle (bicipital groove), and distal (myotendinous junction) portions. Sections were stained with Movat’s pentachrome stain and digitized for analysis. Comparisons were made between the histologic ﬁndings present in the setting of a rotator cuﬀ tear with those seen in the setting of a SLAP tear.
Dr. Laith Jazrawi, Chief of Sports Medicine at NYU Langone Orthopedics and head of the Hockey Center, featured in a recent article about the alarming cases of thoracic outlet syndrome seen in professional hockey players.
Fellows in the NYU Langone Hospital for Joint Diseases Sports Medicine Fellowship Program are important members of the Sports Medicine Division, which is dedicated to the care of patients with athletic injuries of both the upper and lower extremities. The directed by Drs. Laith M. Jazrawi, and […]
Our sports medicine experts at NYU Langone treat the full spectrum of athletic injuries in children and adults, from high school athletes, to professional athletes, to recreational athletes, such as golfers, runners, and tennis players. Our surgeons perform more than 3,000 procedures annually, including arthroscopic procedures on the knee, shoulder […]