Dr MP (Rien) Heijboer, orthopedic surgeon, works at the Dept at Orthopedic at the Erasamus Medical Centre in Rotterdam. He has extensive experience with sports-related injuries and has worked for more than 30 years as medical adviser of football club Feijenoord in Rotterdam.
He is a member of the medical staff of the Dutch National Soccer Team and visited the world soccer championships in Brasil in 2014, which he describes as a "life-time experience"!
He is president of the Dutch Orthopedic Society (NOV). Their annual congress will be held on February 5th and 6th 2015 in Maastricht: http://goo.gl/gzx2BS.
He has a great interest in sports-related injuries and today Rien discusses the latest research findings on cam and hip impingement in soccer players.
A cam deformity is gradually acquired during skeletal maturation in adolescent and young male soccer players: a prospective study with minimum 2-year follow-up: