The Untied States Mixed Martial Arts Federation is very happy to announce the addition of Dr. Randa Bascharon to it’s Board of Directors.
Randa Bascharon, DO is a board-certified surgeon and seven-time Patient’s Choice Award winner specializing in sports medicine and orthopedic surgery. As founder and president of the Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Institute of Las Vegas, she has accrued vast experience in sports performance and has worked with Olympic, professional, elite and amateur athletes to help them reach their full potential. She also donates her time by serving as the official team physician for several Southern Nevada youth sports. Using her years of experience in sports medicine, she provides leading-edge orthopedic and sports medical services with compassion, integrity and pride.
Dr. Bascharon is recognized locally in the Las Vegas area and nationally for her expertise in orthopedics and sports medicine. Her unique method combines leading-edge techniques, scientific sports medicine research and state-of-the-art technology to enhance the performance, mental toughness, physical conditioning and injury prevention techniques for each person in her care.
Dr. Bascharon is a member of the American Association of Professional Ringside Physicians and has served ringside for clients that include ONE Fighting Championship, Tuff-N-Uff, USA Boxing, United States Mixed Martial Arts Federation and the National Muay Thai Association. She was the lead doctor for the 2014, 2015, 2016 IMMAF World Championships in Las Vegas as well in 2017 and 2018 in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Dr. Bascharon’s sports-related medical experience also includes work with the USA Olympic Track and Field Trials, USA Olympic Women’s Basketball Selection Camp, USA Olympic Men’s Gymnastic National Championship, US Figure Skating Championship, All Star NBA Basketball Week, the Women’s Tennis Association, US Open Golf Tournament, National Basketball Association Pre-Draft Camp and the National Hockey League Summer Tournament.
Dr. Bascharon is known for her exemplary bedside manner, the amount of time she spends with each patient, the courtesy of her staff, and her conscientious follow-up.
UMMAF President Frank Babcock went on to say, “Dr. Bascharon is a welcome addition to the UMMAF Board of Directors. Her professionalism, understanding of the UMMAF and IMMAF structure, and the Olympic medical programs make her a wonderful addition to UMMAF. With the addition Of Dr. Bascharon to our Board of directors along with current member Dr. David Wong, we are confident that UMMAF has the best medical advisory staff in the industry. Dr. Bascharon’s commitment to the safety and well-being of the athletes is unquestioned and her leadership and guidance are welcomed and valued on the UMMAF Board of Directors.”
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