PAUL STRICKER, M.D. is one of just over 150 doctors in the US who is board certified in both sports medicine and pediatrics. He was an All-American swimmer in college and completed pediatrics at Arkansas Children's Hospital and a sports medicine fellowship at UCLA. He was selected by the Olympics in 2000. He is a previous President of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics' Council on Sports Medicine & Fitness and editorial Board member for Healthy Children magazine. He has been selected as one of America's Top Pediatricians and America's Best Doctors. Dr. Stricker has authored numerous medical publications and a book for parents and coaches entitled Sports Success Rx! - Your Child's Prescription for the Best Experience. He has been featured on ESPN and news programs, and has been cited in national publications such as US News & World Report and USA Today discussing ways to decrease youth sports pressure while having a positive sports experience. Still a nationally competitive swimmer, he resides in San Diego, CA with his medical practice at Scripps Clinc.