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need suggestion for doctor

Postby tridan87 » Tue Jun 14, 2011 1:47 pm

Hey guys,
I am needing a suggestion for a good doctor to look at my shoulder. I have been having some pain the last couple of weeks and I want to have it looked at before I hurt it worse. I just don't know who to go to that would understand the importance of training as soon as I can and who won't use surgery as a first resort. Any suggestions are welcome! Thanks.
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Postby Tridonhart » Tue Jun 14, 2011 2:27 pm

You might consider "D J Flesher" at Othopedic Associates. I have used him on several occassions with very positive results. "D J" has done Ironman Kona Tri and many half irons. He has a full understanding of the need to stay fit while recovering. His receptionist is Kristi, tell her you are a triathlete and she will get you the best appointment time she can.
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Postby buzz » Tue Jun 14, 2011 2:30 pm

I 2nd that. Ask for Kristi Perkins to see DJ. You'll probably end up getting xrays and a cortizone shot.
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Postby motherbrucker » Wed Jun 15, 2011 7:52 pm

Dr. Jimmy Conway at OSSO is great too.

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Postby Melissa » Wed Jun 15, 2011 8:21 pm

I have been seeing DJ Flesher for many years.
I definitely recommend him!
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