Podcast #62: Michael Roncarati on NBA Championship Winning Injury Prevention
Michael Roncarati is Director of Rehabilitation at the Atlanta Hawks of the National Basketball Association in America, where he is responsible for building and maintaining robust athletes to last 82 games + playoffs per season. Michael shares unique perspectives from his journey and current working environment which can enhance any practitioners skillet!
In this interview we discuss how Michael keeps NBA athletes healthy over a grinding season. We also discuss the role of various members of staff in a high performance setup and what manual therapy can and cannot do.
What You’ll Learn From This Episode:
- How to manage injuries and travel
- What is the role of manual therapy in performance and who should be doing it
- Which Founding Father Michael would like to have met!