8 Breakthrough Concepts for Better ACL Return to Play Programs


By Carl Valle

I’m new to anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) rehabilitation and have learned a lot over the last few months while working with some very smart physical therapists and athletic trainers. Although I’ve never had an athlete tear an ACL while under my care, I have had athletes come to work with me with previous ACL injuries. Many of them had botched rehab jobs, but some were rehabilitated amazingly well. Unfortunately I’ve also observed lazy professionals go through the motions.