This copy-and-share column discusses ski/snowboarding injuries and prevention.
Brad A. Roy, Ph.D., FACSM, FACHE, is an administrator/executive director at Kalispell Regional Medical Center. He is responsible for The Summit Medical Fitness Center, a 114,800 sq ft medical fitness center located in Kalispell, Montana, and a number of other hospital departments. He is the editor of the Medical Fitness Association’s Standards and Guidelines for Medical Fitness Center Facilities and a past board chairman for the Medical Fitness Association.
Kim Stimpson, M.D., is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon practicing at Northwest Orthopedics & Sports Medicine in Kalispell, MT. Dr. Stimpson received his medical degree from the Medical College of Ohio and, following his residency at Saint Luke’s Hospital in Cleveland, OH, completed a sports medicine fellowship at New England Medical Baptist Hospital in Brookline, MD. Dr. Stimpson has been in practice for 22 years.