FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Monday, October 1, 2018
GLENDALE, ARIZONA -- The Arizona Coyotes announced today that the team has agreed to a new, strategic collaboration with Mayo Clinic. As part of the agreement, Mayo Clinic is now the Official Orthopedic Provider of the Coyotes.
"We are thrilled to announce a strategic relationship with the Mayo Clinic to become the team's official orthopedic provider," said Coyotes' President & CEO Ahron Cohen. "Mayo Clinic is one of our state's finest assets. Its brand is synonymous with excellence and is well known for world-class sports medicine delivery. Mayo Clinic's forward-thinking and innovative medical team and facilities will help us maximize player performance. This collaboration is a natural fit as Mayo Clinic shares in our vision of positively impacting the Valley, advancing hockey development initiatives and generally promoting youth health and wellness."
"We are thrilled to be the official orthopedic provider for the Arizona Coyotes," says Anikar Chhabra, M.D., medical director for Sports Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Arizona. "We look forward to providing state of the art orthopedic care emphasizing injury prevention, rehabilitation and performance solutions. We hope our multidisciplinary approach to sports medicine will help the Coyotes succeed on the ice."
In addition to its team orthopedic services, Mayo Clinic will host sports medicine information sessions with Phoenix-area youth hockey participants throughout the season and will also produce a sports performance video series for adult and youth hockey participants in Arizona. Mayo Clinic will also be featured on the team's radio broadcasts throughout the season, including guest segments with Mayo Clinic sports medicine physicians.
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