SIRIUS XM LAUNCHES WEEKLY SPORTS MEDICINE SHOW ON DOCTOR RADIO
Leading sports medicine doctors offer listeners tips for peak physical fitness
Experts break down the latest pro sports injuries, news and treatment techniques
NEW YORK– November 8, 2010 – SIRIUS XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) today announced the launch of a new weekly sports medicine show on Doctor Radio, the 24/7 health and medical channel featuring live, call-in shows hosted by leading NYU Langone Medical Center doctors.
Doctor Radio’s sports medicine show is hosted by Laith Jazrawi, MD, assistant professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center, Chief of the Division of Sports Medicine and Director of the Surgical Skills Lab and Sports & Shoulder/Elbow Research Laboratory, and Joseph Bosco, MD, Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, assistant professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center and former team doctor for the New York Mets. The show will air live every Thursday from 6:00 – 8:00 am ET on Doctor Radio, SIRIUS channel 114 and XM channel 119, and replay Thursdays from 4:00 – 6:00 pm ET. Dennis A. Cardone, DO, clinical associate professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at NYU Langone Medical Center, will be a regular on-air contributor. The doctors and their guests will take calls from across the country on every show. Listeners are encouraged to call 1-877-NYU-DOCS (I-877-698-3627) or email email@example.com with their questions.
The show will tackle sports injuries and sports medicine, offering an in-depth look at the strains, fractures and tears that happen on the field and in everyday life— from personal injuries such as lower back pain, knee injuries, shoulder and hand problems to the cringe-worthy collisions and knee-splitting dives that go hand-in-hand with our favorite sports and athletes. Topics will include pro football, baseball, UFC, MMA, boxing, college sports, after-school activities, the effects of injuries on developing athletes and the latest news in sports medicine and training techniques.
Doctor Radio features live, call-in shows hosted by leading NYU Langone Medical Center doctors from a vast array of fields including: child psychology, sexual health, plastic surgery, emergency room medicine, cancer, heart health, women’s health, dermatology, pediatrics, men’s health, diet and nutrition, psychiatry and more. For sample audio clips and a complete programming lineup visit www.sirius.com/doctorradio.