Dr. Colvin’s colleague, James Gladstone, MD, Associate Professor of Sports Medicine at the Icahn School of Medicine in the Leni and Peter W. May Department of Orthopaedics and Co-Director of Sports Medicine at The Mount Sinai Medical Center, will serve as Medical Advisor to the U.S. Davis Cup team.
Gordon Smith, USTA Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer said, “The vast resources of Mount Sinai will be a tremendous asset to the USTA, especially as we seek to set the sports industry standard for maintaining the health and wellness of our players.”
Kenneth L. Davis, MD, President and CEO of The Mount Sinai Medical Center, underscored the institutions’ commitment to health promotion. “Tennis has multiple health rewards, whether you compete on the world stage of the US Open, or play with family and friends at a local park,” he said. ”We are most interested in helping the USTA enhance and disseminate strategies for injury prevention and safe play across the lifespan.”