Virtual Trainer: Shoulder Surgery

Shoulder injuries are one of the most common type of injuries for the MX athlete. Show me a guy that has raced for while, and I'll show you a guy with at least a separated shoulder. If you have a separated shoulder, you may be one of the lucky ones. \ Some people actually break the shoulder joint. Up until recently, surgery to repair shoulder joint fractures has been mediocre at best; until now. Dr. Steven Augustine, an Orthopedic Surgeon and one of the Docs with the Asterisk Mobile Medic Unit, has developed a surgical method using a new device and technique that comes close to complete joint repair. Good news if you ride a bike! Go to to read the complete article.