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How InternalBrace Ligament Augmentation has changed David Pedowitz MDs practice

It is always great to hear that fellow surgeons find that the InternalBrace technique is able to help them change their practice and allow their ...

The future is bright – AOFAS, 2019

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Surgery recently held its 50th Anniversary meeting in Chicago and Professor Mackay was delighted to be invited, ...

Football injuries are the focus in Brazil

Professor Mackay was delighted to be invited to attend the Inaugural Team Physician’s Controversies Meeting in São Paulo, Brazil in September: 'I had never been ...

Paul Lawrie talk of the Fireside Chat at Colorado meeting

Professor Mackay was delighted to be invited at the end of August 2019 as the only international member of the Faculty at the Colorado Foot ...

InternalBrace innovates at Beaver Creek

Professor Mackay recently returned from a very successful trip to the Arthrex Foot & Ankle Symposium. held in Beaver Creek, Colorado, where an experienced Faculty ...

Staying in the zone in summer

Great to hear from our sponsored skier Iain Innes about his summer regime and training. We are half way through summer, and Iain reports that ...

Flavour of Italy for Stirling County U15s

You know that there is nothing we like more at The Mackay Clinic than a bit of sport! So it was great to be able ...

Taking titles in Tignes

Great to get an update from our sponsored skier Iain Innes who has had a terrific finish to his season. Well done from all of ...

AAOS 2019: The days of straightforward human joinery have been left behind

I was delighted to be able to attend the world’s biggest orthopaedic meeting in the world’s craziest city, Las Vegas. The meeting was as impressive ...

Florida trip ticks the box for InternalBrace, Biologics and nano-tech updates

Professor Mackay recently completed a week's research trip over at the Arthrex Surgical Skills Centre for Research & Innovation at Naples in Florida.  He reports: ...

China life – cold but competitive

Our sponsored skier Iain Innes has been very busy since his last update so it was great to get this latest bulletin from him. "Since ...

George’s marvellous Christmas tree

We had our very own special Christmas present in the shape of this fantastic Scottish Invention Christmas Tree! It was made by six-year-old George Deacon ...

Dinner for the Duncan gives the gift of a future to girls

The Duncan Hospital in Bihar is a charity heavily supported by Professor and Jackie Mackay so they enjoyed attending a spectacular fundraising St Andrews Day ...

Surgeon Gordon Mackay explains how Rangers exit helped him revolutionise sports science – with help from John Kennedy

RENOWNED sports surgeon Professor Gordon Mackay can still remember the day he realised he wasn’t going to make it at Ibrox as a player. Graeme ...

Sports coaches interest in InternalBracing for injuries

Professor Mackay was delighted to be asked to deliver a talk at the Annual Lew and Harris Sports Council Coaching Conference. Professor Mackay spoke about ...

Great return to Beaver Creek with the Internal Brace

It was an honour to be invited to join the distinguished Faculty at the Beaver Creek Foot and Ankle meeting in Colorado. Over 150 attended ...

East Kilbride Rugby Academy record great season

Here at The Mackay Clinic we firmly believe that sport is a great way of keeping fit, healthy and of encouraging activity in young people, ...

Jack McDonald joins Walker Cup team-mates at Bounce Sport

Jack McDonald has joined Grant Forrest and Ewen Ferguson, his two Scottish team-mates in the winning Great Britain & Ireland side in the 2015 Walker ...

Davos provides step up for Iain

Last week I experienced the penultimate level of competition possible for a u21 skier when I competed in the Junior World Championships in Davos. (It ...

Iain gets call up for World Junior Championships in Davos

Iain has suffered a somewhat slow start to the season with lots of cancelled races and changes in program, but there is some great news! ...

Progress made at the Duncan Hospital – an update

In early February 2016, we travelled to India with Angus and Catriona Smith for along overdue visit to the Duncan. It had been 2 years ...

The Duncan Hospital in Bihar needs help following earthquake

The following is a passage from a doctor currently working at the Duncan Hospital in Bihar, India on the border with Nepal – the hospital ...

Guests sparkle in the rain at dance in aid of The Duncan

On a wet evening in November 2015, the Royal College of Physicians Edinburgh, was transported to a much warmer climate. The EMMS International Duncan Dinner ...

The new op for a twisted knee that HALVES the recovery time

There is now a less invasive operation for a common knee injury, an anterior cruciate ligament tear — it also halves the recovery time. Margo ...

Internal Brace surgery helps decathlete return to sport

It was fantastic to hear again this week from decathlete Tom Chandler who some of you may remember was treated by Professor Mackay with Internal ...

Warm welcome in Sacramento

On a recent visit to the US Professor Mackay arrived in the rain to teach IB techniques to Residents and Faculty members at Davis Medical ...

A fond farewell….

After 13 years with The MacKay Clinic, Janie, our office powerhouse, waved farewell recently and skipped off to savour the joys of retirement. Enticed away ...

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