Professional football is America’s most popular sport and player injuries are big news. That’s why Mount Carmel is partnering with Sports Radio 97.1 The Fan to offer weekly sports injury updates. Every Thursday at 5:45 PM from now through December, host Jonathan “T-Bone” Smith will interview one of Mount Carmel’s orthopedic physicians to discuss a few of that week’s key NFL injuries, including typical treatments and recovery times.
Sports Medicine Physician Spotlight
Dr. Nicholas Cheney
Dr. Nicholas Cheney is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in foot and ankle surgery. He practices with OrthoNeuro where he focuses on ankle athroplasty, heel pain, foot and toe conditions, and sports injuries related to the foot and ankle. Dr. Cheney earned his medical degree from the Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed both his internship and orthopedic residency at Doctor’s Hospital in Columbus. He also completed a foot and ankle fellowship with Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan. A member of the American Osteopathic Association, the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, and the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics, he is a former collegiate athlete who captained The Ohio State University swim team as an undergraduate.