Be Thankful

Today I’m reminded of the preciousness and fragility of life. I received word that the wife of a friend of mine was killed tragically in a car accident earlier this week. It’s reported that an 18 wheeler ran a red light and t-boned the car of which she was the passenger. Both she and the […]

D Day

Well today is finally the day of the surgery. I’d be lying if I said nerves didn’t kick in at this point. I just signed my life away. The only time I have ever signed more papers was when I bought my house. Surprisingly skydiving has way less paperwork… go figure! After I signed all […]

Graft Options

As I mentioned there are quite a few things to think about when it comes time for ACL Reconstructive surgery. One pretty large decision you have to make is which type of graft you would like to use for your new ACL. There are 2 initial classifications – an autograft (your own body) vs. allograft […]


If you have ever tried to get a quote for surgery you know that the medical industry needs some oversight or change. I had a SLAP repair of my right shoulder a few years ago, and I’m still receiving bills from companies I have never heard of. This time, I was determined to know everything […]