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Could Alex Dunbar be back in Scotland’s blue sooner than we expect?

From Rugby World, March 25 2015 A revolutionary knee-surgery technique could have been be the answer to Alex Dunbar’s and Scotland’s problems, writes Richard Bath. When strong-running Scotland centre Alex Dunbar damaged his knee two days before the Calcutta Cup, it was a devastating blow for Scottish rugby. Not only did one of the standout…

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 Souness and Walter Smith were taking training at which Mackay was rubbing shoulders with legends like Ally McCoist and Mel Sterland. Read the full story here

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 sports injuries and how, in many cases – especially if they involve ligaments and tendons, InternalBrace surgery can lead to accelerated healing and facilitate a faster return to sports or…

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 including some of the top US Foot and Ankle surgeons. This included experts from California, Vegas, Chicago, New York and Alabama. It was convened by Dr Tom Clanton, a world…

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, and so we are proud to be sponsors of East Kilbride Rugby Club It was great therefore to get a recent roundup of the last 2017-18 season which apparently saw…

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 Cup, in the Bounce Sport stable. The trio have been reunited after 25-year-old McDonald signed for the Edinburgh-based management company following his recent departure from International Sports Management (ISM). In…

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