Arthroscopy Podcast Library

We invite you to experience Arthroscopy in a new way. Each podcast presents a detailed discussion of an article published in Arthroscopy via author interviews conducted by AANA members. These engaging podcasts are designed to expand the listener's understanding through discussion of unpublished results, examination of interesting or unexpected findings, or exploration of related content. Expert opinion by senior authors is often included. We intend these podcasts to be entertaining and informative. We have purposely avoided article summaries or recitation of an abstract. Listeners will benefit from listening to the podcast either before or after reading an article.

Category: HipDecember 27, 2021

Episode 141: Editorial Commentary: Post-Free Arthroscopy Reduces Complications and Pain: To Post or Not to Post? Is That Still a Question?
Robert Kollmorgen, MD
Arthroscopy 2021;37:2846-2847
Featuring: Robert Kollmorgen, MD | Podcaster: Andrea Spiker, MD
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Category: hipNovember 22, 2021

Episode 137: Magnetic Resonance Imaging Predictors of Chondral Lesions in Patients With Femoroacetabular Impingement: An Analysis of 545 Cases
Mia S. Hagen et al
Arthroscopy 2021;37:2497-2501
Featuring: Mia S. Hagen, MD | Podcaster: Andrea Spiker, MD
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Category: hipOctober 25, 2021

Episode 133: The Arthroscopic Surgery Skill Evaluation Tool Global Rating Scale is a Valid and Reliable Adjunct Measure of Performance on a Virtual Reality Simulator for Hip Arthroscopy
Meghan Bishop et al
Arthroscopy 2021;37:1856-1866
Featuring: Meghan Bishop, MD | Podcaster: Andrea Spiker, MD
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Category: hipSeptember 27, 2021

Episode 129: Development and Internal Validation of Supervised Machine Learning Algorithms for Predicting Clinically Significant Functional Improvement in a Mixed Population of Primary Hip Arthroscopy
Kyle N. Kunze, Evan M. Polce, Benedict U. Nwachukwu, Jorge Chahla, Shane J. Nho
Arthroscopy 2021;37:1488-1497
Featuring: Shane Nho, MD | Podcaster: Andrea Spiker, MD
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hip: hipAugust 16, 2021

Episode 124: Dynamic Assessment of Femoroacetabular Impingement Syndrome Hips
Andrea M. Spiker, Andrew P. Kraszewski, Travis G. Maak, Benedict U. Nwachukwu, Sherry I. Backus, Howard J. Hillstrom, Bryan T. Kelly, Anil S. Ranawat
Arthroscopy Published online:June 11, 2021
Featuring: Anil S. Ranawat, MD | Podcaster: Justin Arner, MD
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Category: hipJuly 26, 2021

Episode 121: Editorial Commentary: When Gluteal Strengthening Fails, Hip Femoroacetabular Impingement Correction Is the Ultimate Physical Therapy
Derek Ochiai, MD
Arthroscopy 2021;37:871-872
Featuring: Derek Ochiai, MD | Podcaster: Andrea Spiker, MD
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Category: hipJune 28, 2021

Episode 117: Mid- to Long-Term Outcomes of Hip Arthroscopy: A Systematic Review
Cynthia Kyin, David R. Maldonado, Cammille C. Go, Jacob Shapira, Ajay C. Lall, Benjamin G. Domb
Arthroscopy 2021; 37:1011-1025
Featuring: Benjamin Domb, MD | Podcaster: Andrea Spiker, MD
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Category: HipApril 19, 2021

Episode 109: Joint Venting Prior to Hip Distraction Minimizes Traction Forces During Hip Arthroscopy
Dillon C. O'Neill, Alexander J. Mortensen, Kelly M. Tomasevich, Suzanna M. Ohlsen, Temitope F. Adeyemi, Travis G. Maak, and others
Arthroscopy Published online: February 22, 2021
Featuring: Steve Aoki, MD | Podcaster: Justin Arner, MD
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Category: HipApril 12, 2021

Episode 108: Sex Differences in Patients With CAM Deformities With Femoroacetabular Impingement: 3-Dimensional Computed Tomographic Quantification
Adam B. Yanke et al
Arthroscopy 2015;31:2301-2306
Featuring: Matt Schmitz, MD | Podcaster: Clayton Nuelle, MD
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Category: HipJanuary 4, 2021

Episode 95: Primary and Revision Circumferential Labral Reconstruction for Femoroacetabular Impingement in Athletes: Return to Sport and Technique
John P. Scanaliato, Jesse Chasteen, Michael M. Polmear, Catherine Salfiti, Andrew B. Wolff
Arthroscopy 2020;36:2598-2610
Featuring: Andrew Wolff, MD | Podcaster: Christopher J. Tucker, MD
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Category: KneeDecember 20, 2021

Episode 140: A comparison between Polyurethane and Collagen Meniscal Scaffold for Partial Meniscal Defects: Similar positive clinical results at a mean of 10-Years of Follow-up.
Davide Reale, Gian Andrea Lucidi, Alberto Grassi, Alberto Poggi, Giuseppe Filardo, Stefano Zaffagnini
Arthroscopy 2021; Published online: September 24, 2021
Featuring: Steffano Zaffanini, MD | Podcaster: Justin Arner, MD
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Category: kneeNovember 1, 2021

Episode 134: Corticosteroid Injections 1 Month Before Arthroscopic Meniscectomy Increase the Risk of Surgical-Site Infection
Brian Forsythe et al
Arthroscopy 2021;37:2885-2890.e2
Featuring: Brian Forsythe, MD | Podcaster: Christopher J. Tucker, MD
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Category: kneeOctober 11, 2021

Episode 131: Editorial Commentary: Autograft Beats Allograft for Most Knee Ligament Surgery
Erik Therrien, Michael J. Stuart, Bruce A. Levy
Arthroscopy 2021;37:951-952
Featuring: Bruce A. Levy, MD | Podcaster: Clayton Nuelle, MD
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Category: kneeSeptember 20, 2021

Episode 128: Tibial Slope Can Be Maintained During Medial Opening-Wedge Proximal Tibial Osteotomy With Sagittally Oriented Hinge, Posterior Plate Position, and Knee Hyperextension: A Cadaveric Study
Joseph J Ruzbarsky, Justin W Arner, Grant J Dornan, Matthew T Provencher, Armando F Vidal
Arthroscopy 2021;37:2181-2188
Featuring: Armando F Vidal, MD Joseph J Ruzbarsky | Podcaster: Justin Arner, MD
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Category: kneeSeptember 13, 2021

Episode 127: Editorial Commentary: Preoperative Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System Scores Predict Which Patients Will Benefit From Arthroscopic Meniscectomy: To Scope or Not to Scope?
Richard M. Silverman, Matthew J. Matava
Arthroscopy 2021;37:972-975
Featuring: Matthew J. Matava, MD | Podcaster: Clayton Nuelle, MD
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Category: kneeAugust 23, 2021

Episode 125: Prospective Outcomes of Young and Middle-Aged Adults with Medial Compartment Osteoarthritis Treated with a Proximal Tibia Opening Wedge Osteotomy
Robert F. LaPrade, Stanislav I. Spiridonov, Lukas M. Nystrom, Kyle S. Jansson
Arthroscopy 2012;28:354-364
Featuring: Robert LaPrade, MD | Podcaster: Travis Dekker MD
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Category: kneeAugust 9, 2021

Episode 123: Injections for Knee Osteoarthritis: Doc, You Gotta Help Me!
Tim Dwyer, Jaskarndip Chahal
Arthroscopy 2021;37:1288-1289
Featuring: Tim Dwyer, MD | Podcaster: Clayton Nuelle, MD
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Category: KneeAugust 2, 2021

Episode 122: Cartilage Restoration for Tibiofemoral Bipolar Lesions Results in Promising Failure Rates: A Systematic Review
Anirudh K. Gowd et al
Arthroscopy, Sports Medicine, and Rehabilitation 2021 (in press)
Featuring: Brian R. Waterman, MD | Podcaster: Christopher J. Tucker, MD
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Category: kneeJuly 5, 2021

Episode 118: Tranexamic Acid has No Effect on Postoperative Hemarthrosis or Pain Control after Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Using Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Autograft: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Controlled Trial
Jordan W. Fried, David A. Bloom, Eoghan T. Hurley, Samuel L. Baron, Jovan Popovic, Kirk A. Campbell, Eric J. Strauss, Laith M. Jazrawi, and Michael J. Alaia
Arthroscopy 2021;37:1883-1889
Featuring: Michael J. Alaia, MD | Podcaster: Christopher J. Tucker, MD
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Category: kneeJune 21, 2021

Episode 116: Effect of Vancomycin Soaking on Anterior Cruciate Ligament Graft Biomechanics
Joseph D. Lamplot et al
Arthroscopy 2020;37:953-960
Featuring: Joseph D. Lamplot, MD | Podcaster: Justin Arner, MD
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Category: kneeJune 7, 2021

Episode 114: Favorable Re-Operation Rate at 2 Years Following Repair of Horizontal Cleavage Tears Using an All-Suture Based Technique: A Prospective Multi-Center Trial
Peter Kurzweil, Aaron J. Krych, Adam Anz, F. Winston Gwathmey, Gregory Loren, Matthew Lavery, and others
Arthroscopy, Sports Medicine, and Rehabilitation Published online: March 13, 2021
Featuring: Peter Kurzweil, MD | Podcaster: Christopher J. Tucker, MD
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Category: KneeMay 24, 2021

Episode 113: Safety and Efficacy of an Amniotic Suspension Allograft Injection Over 12 Months in a Single-Blinded, Randomized Controlled Trial for Symptomatic Osteoarthritis of the Knee
Andreas H. Gomoll et al
Arthroscopy 2021;In Press Corrected Proof
Featuring: Andreas H. Gomoll, MD | Podcaster: Andrew J. Sheean, MD
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Category: kneeMay 10, 2021

Episode 111: Superior Capsular Reconstruction Using Dermal Allograft Is a Safe and Effective Treatment for Massive Irreparable Rotator Cuff Tears: 2-Year Clinical Outcomes
Troy D. Pashuck, Alan M. Hirahara, James L. Cook, Cristi R. Cook, Wyatt J. Andersen, Matthew J. Smith
Arthroscopy 2021;37:489-496.e1
Featuring: Matthew J. Smith, MD | Podcaster: Clayton Nuelle, MD
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Category: KneeMay 3, 2021

Episode 110: Meniscal Repair Techniques for Middle- and Posterior-Third Tears (Infographic)
Zachary S. Aman, Jonathan F. Dickens, Travis J. Dekker
Arthroscopy 2021; 37:792-794
Featuring: Jonathan Dickens, MD | Podcaster: Christopher J. Tucker, MD
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Category: kneeMarch 15, 2021

Episode 105: Editorial Commentary: Hamstring ACL augmentation with allograft: Not in patients <25
Michael D. Feldman
Arthroscopy 2021;37:183-184
Featuring: Michael D. Feldman, MD | Podcaster: Clayton Nuelle, MD
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Category: KneeFebruary 22, 2021

Episode 102: Beighton Score, Tibial Slope, Tibial Subluxation, Quadriceps Circumference Difference, and Family History Are Risk Factors for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Graft Failure: A Retrospective Comparison of Primary and Revision Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstructions
Connor G. Ziegler, Nicholas N. DePhillipo, Mitchell I. Kennedy, Travis J. Dekker, Grant J. Dornan, Robert F. LaPrade
Arthroscopy 2021; 37:195-205
Featuring: Connor Ziegler, MD | Podcaster: Christopher J. Tucker, MD
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Category: kneeFebruary 15, 2021

Episode 101: Sulcus Deepening Trochleoplasty and Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction for Patellofemoral Instability: A 2-Year Study
S. Evan Carstensen, Scott M. Feeley, M. Tyrrell Burrus, Matthew Deasey, Jeremy Rush, David R. Diduch
Arthroscopy 2020;36:2237-2245
Featuring: David Diduch, MD | Podcaster: Justin Arner, MD
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Category: kneeFebruary 1, 2021

Episode 99: Use of a Hyperosmolar Saline Solution to Mitigate Proinflammatory and Degradative Responses of Articular Cartilage and Meniscus for Application to Arthroscopic Surgery
Lasun O. Oladeji, Aaron M. Stoker, James P. Stannard, James L. Cook
Arthroscopy 2020;36:3050-3057
Featuring: James L. Cook, MD | Podcaster: Clayton Nuelle, MD
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knee: kneeJanuary 25, 2021

Episode 98: Bone vs. All Soft Tissue Quadriceps Tendon Autografts for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Systematic Review
Raphael J. Crum, Jeffrey Kay, Bryson P. Lesniak, Alan Getgood, Volker Musahl, Darren de SA
Arthroscopy October 21, 2020 (in press)
Featuring: Darren de Sa, MD & Bryson Lesniak, MD | Podcaster: Andrew J. Sheean, MD
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Category: shoulderDecember 13, 2021

Episode 139: Arthroscopic Remplissage With Bankart Repair for the Treatment of Glenohumeral Instability With Hill-Sachs Defects
Min Jung Park, Fotios P. Tjoumakaris, Grant Garcia, Amit Patel, John D. Kelly IV
Arthroscopy 2011;27:1187-1194
Featuring: John D. Kelly IV, MD | Podcaster: Travis Dekker MD
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Category: shoulderDecember 6, 2021

Episode 138: Infographic: Superior Capsular Reconstruction of the Shoulder
Michael B. Eppler, B.S., Ioanna K. Bolia, M.D., M.S., Ph.D., James E. Tibone, M.D., Seth C. Gamradt, M.D. George F. Hatch, Reza Omid, M.D., Alexander E. Weber, M.D., Frank A. Petrigliano, M.D.
Arthroscopy 2021;37:1708-1710
Featuring: Alexander Weber, MD | Podcaster: Christopher J. Tucker, MD
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Category: shoulderNovember 15, 2021

Episode 136: Editorial Commentary: Lower Return to Play After Failed Prior Instability Surgery: Should the Open Latarjet Be the Gold Standard for Anterior Shoulder Instability?
Matthew A. Dorweiler, Julie Y. Bishop
Arthroscopy 2021;37:2418-2419
Featuring: Julie Y. Bishop, MD | Podcaster: Justin Arner, MD
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Category: shoulderNovember 8, 2021

Episode 135: Distal Tibia Allograft Glenoid Reconstruction in Recurrent Anterior Shoulder Instability: Clinical and Radiographic Outcomes
Matthew T. Provencher et al
Arthroscopy 2016;33:891-897
Featuring: Matt Provencher, MD | Podcaster: Travis Dekker MD
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Category: ShoulderOctober 4, 2021

Episode 130: Bankart Repair with Subscapularis Augmentation in Athletes with Shoulder Hyperlaxity
Felix Henry Savoie III et al
Arthroscopy 2021;37:2055-2062
Featuring: Felix Henry Savoie III, MD | Podcaster: Christopher J. Tucker, MD
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Category: ShoulderSeptember 6, 2021

Episode 126: Evaluation and Management of Glenohumeral Instability With Associated Bone Loss: An Expert Consensus Statement Using the Modified Delphi Technique
Luciano Andres Rossi et al
Arthroscopy 2021;37:1719-1728
Featuring: Nikhil Verma, MD | Podcaster: Christopher J. Tucker, MD
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Category: shoulderJune 14, 2021

Episode 115: Knotted versus Knotless Anchors for Labral Repair in the Shoulder: A Systematic Review
Bogdan A. Matache et al
Arthroscopy 2020;37:1314-1321
Featuring: Bogdan A. Matache, MD | Podcaster: Clayton Nuelle, MD
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Category: ShoulderMay 17, 2021

Episode 112: The Shoulder Trans-pectoralis Arthroscopic Portal Is a Safe Approach to the Arthroscopic Latarjet Procedure: A Cadaveric Analysis
Albert S.M. Dunn, Stephanie C. Petterson, Kevin D. Plancher
Arthroscopy 2021;37:470-476
Featuring: Kevin D. Plancher, MD | Podcaster: Justin Arner, MD
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Category: ShoulderApril 5, 2021

Episode 107: The Original Mini-Open Technique for Repair of Humeral Avulsion of the Glenohumeral Ligament
Nathan L. Grimm, Andrew E. Jimenez, Benjamin J. Levy, Ryan Bell, Robert A. Arciero
Arthroscopy Techniques 2020;9:e1865-e1870
Featuring: Robert A. Arciero, MD | Podcaster: Christopher J. Tucker, MD
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Category: shoulderMarch 22, 2021

Episode 106: Implantable Subacromial Balloon Spacers in Patients with Massive Irreparable Rotator Cuff Tears: A Systematic Review of Clinical, Biomechanical, and Financial Implications
William L. Johns, Nikhil Ailaney, Kevin Lacy, Gregory J. Golladay, Jennifer Vanderbeck, Niraj V. Kalore
Arthroscopy, Sports Medicine, and Rehabilitation 2020;2:e855-e872
Featuring: Niraj Kalore, MD | Podcaster: Christopher J. Tucker, MD
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Category: shoulderMarch 8, 2021

Episode 104: The Effect of Patient Characteristics and Comorbidities on the Rate of Revision Rotator Cuff Repair
Evan A. O'Donnell, Michael C. Fu, Alex E. White, Samuel A. Taylor, Joshua S. Dines, David M. Dines, Russell F. Warren, and Lawrence V. Gulotta
Arthroscopy 2020;36:2380-2388
Featuring: Larry Gulotta, MD | Podcaster: Justin Arner, MD
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shoulder: shoulderJanuary 18, 2021

Episode 97: Clinical Outcomes of Arthroscopic Suprascapular Nerve Decompression for Suprascapular Neuropathy
Philip-C. Nolte, Thomas E. Woolson, Bryant P. Elrick, Anna-Katharina Tross, Marilee P. Horan, Jonathan A. Godin, Peter J. Millett
Arthroscopy October 19, 2020 (in press)
Featuring: Peter Millett, MD | Podcaster: Robert U. Hartzler, MD, MS
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Category: ElbowOctober 18, 2021

Episode 132: Intramedullary Unicortical Button and All-Suture Anchors Provide Similar Maximum Strength for Onlay Distal Biceps Tendon Repair
Donald F. Colantonio, Anthony H. Le, Laura E. Keeling, Sean E. Slaven, Tarun K. Vippa, Melvin D. Helgeson, Edward S. Chang
Arthroscopy Published online: July 27, 2021
Featuring: Edward S. Chang, MD | Podcaster: Justin Arner, MD
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Category: BiologicsJuly 19, 2021

Episode 120: Platelet-Rich Plasma Devices Can Be Used to Isolate Stem Cells From Synovial Fluid at the Point of Care
Eric A. Branch, Andrea M. Matuska, Hillary A. Plummer, Robert M. Harrison, Adam W. Anz
Arthroscopy 2021;37:893-900
Featuring: Adam W. Anz, MD | Podcaster: Justin Arner, MD
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biologics: biologicsJanuary 11, 2021

Episode 96: Proximal Humerus and Ilium are Reliable Sources of Bone Marrow Aspirates for Biologic Augmentation During Arthroscopic Surgery
Alexander Otto, Lukas N. Muench, Cameron Kia, Joshua B. Baldino, Julian Mehl, Felix Dyrna, Andreas Voss, Mary Beth McCarthy, Mark R. Nazal,Scott D. Martin,Augustus D. Mazzocca
Arthroscopy 2020;36:2403-2411
Featuring: Augustus Mazzocca, MD | Podcaster: Justin Arner, MD
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Category: PracticeJuly 12, 2021

Episode 119: A Preferred Vendor Model Reduces the Costs of Sports Medicine Surgery
Matthew R. Boylan, Anisha Chadda, Joseph A. Bosco, Laith M. Jazrawi
Arthroscopy 2021;37:1271-1276
Featuring: Laith M. Jazrawi, MD | Podcaster: Clayton Nuelle, MD
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Category: PracticeFebruary 8, 2021

Episode 100: Physicians for Social Justice, Diversity, and Equity: Take Action and Lead
James H. Lubowitz, Jefferson C. Brand, Michael J. Rossi
Arthroscopy 2020;36:2943-2945
Featuring: James H. Lubowitz, MD | Podcaster: Christopher J. Tucker, MD
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Category: generalMarch 1, 2021

Episode 103: 2020 Year-End Recap featuring Award-Winning Papers
Featuring: Christopher Tucker, MD, Andy Sheean, MD, Justin Arner, MD | Podcaster: Clayton Nuelle, MD
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