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Famous People with Femoral Acetabular Impingement (FAI)
Alex Rodriguez, also know as A-Rod, is probably the most famous person who underwent surgery for FAI. Rodriquez is a fantastic professional baseball player who has played for the Seattle Mariners and now the New York Yankees. He had a scope done in Vail, Colorado with one of the best surgeons, Dr. Mark Philippon. After his surgery he was back on the field in no time, about 6 weeks.
Greg Norman, a Australian proffesional golfer, was also treated for FAI by Dr Philippon. Norman was the #1 ranked golfer in the 90s.
Priest Holmes, a NFL former running back for the Baltimore Ravins and Super Bowl Champion, had surgery for FAI. He retired from the NFL in 2007.