SOURCE: Dr. Kolstad's Press Relations

Dr. Kolstad's Press Relations

May 19, 2011 14:09 ET

Houston Sports Medicine Specialist Dr. Kaare Kolstad Joins Houston Dynamo in Inaugurating New Training Field

Dr. Kolstad, Team Doctor to the Houston Dynamo at the Methodist Center for Orthopaedic Surgery, on Hand as Team Kicks Off Training Sessions at New Methodist Champions Field

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - May 19, 2011) - Dr. Kaare Kolstad, leading foot and ankle specialist within the Methodist Center for Orthopaedic Surgery and head team doctor to the Houston Dynamo, was on hand recently to help the team inaugurate a new training field, Methodist Champions Field, located at the Houston Amateur Sports Park south of downtown Houston.

Dr. Kolstad, who is a critical part of the healthcare team responsible for keeping the Dynamo players on the field, was available to advise and lend support as both fan and physician at the ceremony unveiling the elite training field.

"The opening of the complex is very exciting and offers the players an optimal practice environment with access to an advanced rehabilitation sports center," said Dr. Kolstad.

Sponsored by the Methodist Center for Sports Medicine, the new Methodist Champions Field will feature a state-of-the-art rehabilitation sports center with the latest in therapeutic technology. The field will serve as home to Dynamo training sessions and host Dynamo reserve games.

Training at the Carl Lewis Track & Field complex for the past five years, the Dynamo players kicked off the event with their first practice session on the new field.

Dr. Kolstad is also team doctor to junior sports teams across Texas and the sports medicine specialist on the Methodist orthopedic team treating the Houston Astros and Texans, as well as the Houston Ballet. Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, he specializes in injuries and conditions of the foot and ankle, hip and upper leg.

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