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Great Stories from SOSI Patients

Nick Simon – Recovery from ACL Surgery

Friday, New Year’s Day, 2021 – While skiing Steamboat Resort’s Terrain Park, Steamboat local Nick Simon, age 23, landed amiss. He knew immediately something was wrong with his right knee. He was able to ski to the base, walk to his car and drive home, but he knew he needed to get it checked out.Monday,…

Igor Nazarchuk Wake Boarding

Igor Nazarchuk

Igor Nazarchuk was in Steamboat on a work project and was using a chop saw to cut logs. Unfortunately, he cut his hand, lacerating the extensor tendon to his long finger. After an initial visit to the emergency room, he saw Dr. Patrick Johnston, SOSI hand and elbow orthopaedic surgeon. Lacking health insurance, Igor was…

Erin Pashley Snowboarding

Erin Pashley

“Pain is inevitable, misery is optional” is the quote on Erin Pashley’s Instagram profile. The first day of the 2019 snowboard season found Erin in Steamboat Resort’s halfpipe on her new gear. The day did not go as planned. She ended up in the emergency room with a shattered radius and broken tailbone and sacrum. Four…