Novel Treatment for Tendonitis

Dr. Selina Shah
Dr. Selina Shah
  KNOWLEDGE IS POWER... Got Tendonitis?  Want to learn the most up-to-date, current research on tendon pathology, evaluation using ultrasound, and treatment options? Please join us on May 15th as we welcome Selina Shah, MD to review research on novel treatment for tendonitis. Even if you are not currently injured, this is a must-attend event to be educated on this very common, repetitive stress injury. Innersport is honored to host one of the leading and experienced doctors in tendonitis.  Please see her bio below.

Selina Shah, MD, FACP is a board certified sports medicine physician at the Center for Sports Medicine in San Francisco, CA and Walnut Creek, CA. She has several years of experience caring for athletes of all ages and abilities from weekend warriors to Olympians. She often utilizes musculoskeletal ultrasound for diagnoses which has several advantages over MRI: it can be done in the office, it is cheaper, it has better distinction of tendon pathology, and it allows for dynamic imaging. She is also managing concussions and utilizing ImPACT for neuropsychological testing.

She is a team physician for USA Weightlifting and USA Figure Skating and travels with the athletes internationally and nationally. She has done a volunteer rotation at the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs. She is a member of the USA Gymnastics Referral Network. She has worked with USA Track and Field, Ironman USA, the Senior Olympic Games, World Gymnastics Championships, and Nashville Predators Ice Hockey. She is also a team physician for Northgate High School in Walnut Creek, CA.

She is the dance company physician for the San Francisco Ballet School, Liss Fain Dance Company and Diablo Ballet. She is a physician for Berkeley Repertory Theater, Mill’s College, St. Mary’s College, and Northgate High School. She takes care of the performers for Cirque du Soleil when they come to the San Francisco Bay Area. She has taken care of several Broadway performers including those from American Idiot, South Pacific, and Lion King, and the Book of Mormon.

Dr. Shah has been an athlete all of her life. She was a competitive artistic and rhythmic gymnast and swimmer. She has over 20 years experience as a dancer. She has danced professionally with a Bollywood Company and salsa dance company. She remains active in dance, running, yoga, and strength training.

 

Where:   Innersport   1250 Addison St. Suite 102,  Berkeley, CA 94702

When:    May 15, 2013     7:15PM

What:     Presentation on current research on diagnosis and treatment of Tendonitis

For:         All athletes, injured or not.  Repetitive Stress Injuries (RSI), repetitive work injuries.

RSVP:      drjess@innersport.com   We'd love to see you there!

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