Do you trust your hands to a winning team?
While former Olympic Champion Paul Hamm was ultimately unable to compete in the Beijing Olympics, his journey to recovery has been phenomenal. Hamm’s dedication to his recovery and the Olympic team is unsurpassed. As previously covered in the news media, hand surgery played a major part in Hamm’s recovery.
||Paul Hamm and Hand Surgeon Dr. Lawrence Lubbers at U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Team Tryouts in June 2008.|
||Hand Surgeon Dr. Lawrence Lubbers answers media questions regarding Paul Hamm's surgery and recovery on site at the U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Team Tryouts in June 2008.|
Check out the following links to learn more about the extensive efforts one expert hand surgeon made to provide Paul an opportunity to join the team in China. Dr. Lawrence Lubbers, Hamm’s surgeon and member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) provides a quick overview of the work he did with Hamm to support his dream of a medal in Beijing.