Martial arts training and competition is demanding. After months of intense training, Hiroshi, 23, developed pain in his right hip.
After a trip to the national flag football championships in Orlando, Stacie’s next big journey was surgery and rehab.
While rushing the quarterback – Stacie’s special assignment on her team - she twisted her left knee, injuring her ACL and MCL. She saw an orthopedic surgeon, who did an MRI and recommended therapy, a temporary fix that allowed Stacie to be in a friend’s wedding about a month after her injury.
Responding to an emergency call, Bobby jumped from his cruiser and landing awkwardly on his left leg. His knee buckled, tearing the ACL and meniscus. He knew right away he had a serious injury.
Peter, 52, came to the CFOSM after unsuccessful surgery for a shoulder injury received in a skiing fall.
Lynn came to the CFOSM after being injured while on duty with the Virginia State Police. She and her fellow officer received a call to check on dogs locked in the cab of an 18-wheeler.