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Barbados residents are cognizant that pain should not be ignored and requires appropriate diagnostic studies and examination

Danny Atwell, Barbados National Polo Player said:

“I fell in the Cheshire game three years ago, and fractured and dislocated my right wrist. It was my first major injury, but what an injury it was. Apart from the excrutiating pain, because of the damage to the wrist joint, I feared I would never play polo again and have trouble and pain in everyday life. The first surgery I had was on island, but I was still in a lot of pain & weeks after. One day while in Bjorn’s Bjerkamn’s office, he suggested I contact Dr. Badia. I went up to Miami the next week and Dr. Badia showed me exactly where I was getting the pain, and arranged surgery for the following week. It was the start of June, but amazingly I was playing polo by Christmas. I’m very happy with the restulst I got from Dr. Badia and would recommend his services to everyone. 

You may or may not play Polo like Danny Atwell does. However, if you or someone you know have experienced gym or fitness injuries in the hand and wrist, please don’t hesitate to contact our Doral office. Consultations may be scheduled via phone by calling (305) 227-4263 or internet by completing this online form. Many injuries are often misdiagnosed and undertreated for a variety of reasons, and it’s important that your chronic and overuse injuries are professionally administered.

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