LIGHTNING RELEASES 06/26/14 –With Dr. Lewis Maharam’s 2014 election again into NY Magazine Top Doctors and NY Times SuperDoctors as well as his successful speaking tour and book Running Doc’s Guide to Healthy Running, reviews and testimonials are pouring in!
Lewis G. Maharam, MD, FACSM, aka Running DocTM is one of the world’s most extensively credentialed and well-known sports health experts. Maharam is author of Running Doc’s Guide to Healthy Running and past medical director of the NYC Marathon and Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon series . He is medical director of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Team in Training program. He is also past president of the New York Chapter of the American College of Sports Medicine. Learn more at www.runningdoc.com.
“When professionals hurt their shoulder, they fly to Dr. Jim Andrews. When runners get hurt, they fly to Dr. Maharam!”
“Dr. Maharam is at the forefront of exercise-related medical issues in the U.S. and around the world. In his work as a marathon race director, he has done much to make the sport of distance running safer and more enjoyable for hundreds of thousands of runners. He’s that rare sports medicine expert who knows how to explain the science in terms that average athletes can understand and follow.” — Amby Burfoot, former executive editor of Runner’s World magazine
“Running DocTM is the most knowledgeable and articulate medical professional in the running industry. His willingness to share his expertise has prevented countless medical emergencies and personal hardships. More than that, his warmth and humor ease the anxiety of those with whom he speaks.” — John “The Penguin” Bingham, columnist for Competitor magazine
“Running DocTM brings a unique blend of anecdotal experience and medical science to the sports world, particularly distance running. He knows how to keep people exercising safely. Best of all he can do it by explaining things in a way that everyone can understand.” — Frank Shorter, 1972 Olympic Marathon Gold Medalist, 1976 Olympic Marathon Silver Medalist
“Dr. Maharam is the definitive medical resource for the running and walking industry. His brilliance is in the delivery. He entertains as he educates leaving you with great information and a smile on your face.” — Jenny Hadfield, running coach and columnist for Runner’s World and Health magazines and author of Running for Mortals
“It didn’t take long to realize that Maharam was the best student I ever had. He absorbed everything we knew about the biomechanics of running and walking. He has gone on to become an expert in the physiology of running. I have enjoyed watching him become the best and that I was able to help him accomplish that.” — Allan M. Levy, MD, former team physician of the New York Giants football team, former team physician of the New Jersey Nets basketball team and the New York Islanders hockey team
“Dr. Maharam is innovative, dedicated, and great both behind the scenes making it happen as well as front and center speaking to a group. He stays current and informed. Dr. Maharam is sure to make you think and stimulate discussion on any topic he covers.” — Heidi Skolnik, MS, CDN, FACSM, columnist for Men’s Health magazine and team nutritionist of the New York Giants football team
” Dr. Maharam is the premier running doctor in the world! He has carved out a specific medical specialty for taking care of runners. I was lucky to have him formulate our medical plans and lead our medical teams as well as educate our runners. This book will be an invaluable resource for all runners at all levels.”
Former President and CEO of New York Road Runners and Race Director of New York City Marathon If you’ve got a sports injury, Dr. Maharam is the go to doctor and this book is the go to resource for everyone: patients and Doctors.
Steven Van Camp, MD, FACSM
Former President, American College of Sports Medicine
Dr. Maharam is available on all Sports Medicine topics for TV, radio and print interviews.
Contact: Lewis G. Maharam, M.D., FACSM
Past President, Greater New York Regional Chapter
American College of Sports Medicine
24 West 57th Street; Suite 605
New York, NY 10019
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