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The Sports Doctor, October 12, 2022

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The Sports Doctor
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Guests, Dr Doug Mango and Amber Gil

The Sports Doctor with Dr Robert Weil

Guests, Dr Doug Mango and Amber Gil

Guest, Dr Doug Mango

Guest Name
Dr Doug Mango
Guest Occupation
Chiropractic Physician, founder “Mango Combat Sports” training boxers, martial arts & MMA athletes
Guest Biography

Coach Mango has been teaching combative sports for over 30 years. He is one of the only coaches in the world to train and teach fighters at the highest level. In Boxing, Thai Boxing, and Mixed Martial Arts. One of the ways Coach Mango has achieved this is through the study of body mechanics. He has a way of creating a style that fits the fighter, and not the fighter to a style. Coach Mango started his career off in Amateur Boxing. He then moved to California where he studied and taught Thai Boxing at San Jose Thai Boxing Academy. Shortly after, he became the head fight coach there. He trained a short time at Ralph Gracies Academy under David Camarillo and BJ Penn. After 11 years of training and teaching in Cali, he moved back to Illinois to be closer with his family. He then met and started teaching and coaching Jeff Curran. Jeff was gracious enough to let Coach Mango help him start and help run The world famous Curran Martial Arts and MMA and Boxing team. Coach Mango has opened a new facility with his business partner Brian Norris. Looking to create new champions under his tutelage.

Notable fighters Coach Mango has worked with:

  • Jeff “Big Frog” Curran; UFC, WEC, PRIDE and Strike Force Veteran.
  • Pat Curran; Bellator World Champion.
  • Bart Palaszewski; UFC, WEC Veteran.
  • Nate Mohr; UFC Veteran.
  • Mike Stumph; UFC Veteran.
  • Felice Herrig; UFC, Bellator, invicta veteran.
  • Danny Kelly; ISKA Muay Thai world champion.
  • Nick Ramirez; Professional Boxer 10-0.
  • Sarah Curran; Professional Boxer 3-1-1.
  • Lois Theobold; Professional Boxer.

Guest, Amber Gil

Guest Name
Amber Gil
Guest Occupation
National level Figure Skating coach
Guest Biography

Amber Gil was born and raised in Hoffman Estates, Illinois. At the age of 3 she began figure skating and shortly after she began competing. At age 16 Amber had to retire due to an unresolved lower back injury. Her passion for her sport led her to begin her professional coaching career, at age 17. Amber is a USFS & PSA Professional Figure Skating Coach for 21+ years, also she is a National level Coach. She coaches out of Glenview Community Ice Center in Glenview Illinois in conjunction with World & Olympic Coach/Choreographer Rohene Ward. In addition, Amber has her Associates Degree from Harper College in Palatine Illinois. She resides with her husband and children in Elgin, Illinois. 

The Sports Doctor

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The Sports Doctor is in! Dr. Robert A Weil, Sports Podiatrist, specializes in orthotics that improve alignment, stability, balance & performance. He has practiced podiatry & sports medicine for over 30 years in the Aurora- Naperville area and was recently inducted into the prestigious 2019 National Fitness Hall Of Fame. Dr. Bob has treated many of the world’s premier athletes from all types of sports. He is the host of “The Sports Doctor™” Radio Show. The show is now featured on BBS Radio Network, UK Health Radio Network & Sports 4 Fanz Radio. Dr. Bob was formerly on HealthyLife Radio and was also on WDCB public radio in Chicago for over 20 years. He has written articles for many newspapers & magazines and is a frequent guest on other networks. And his new book, co-written with Sharkie Zartman, titled '#Hey Sports Parents! An Essential Guide for Any Parent with a Child in Sports' - is now available on Amazon!

Join the Sports Doctor and his great guests for important topical information for injury free exercise, wellness and sports performance for both adults and kids. Frequent topics include, the role of the foot in sports, all aspects of sports medicine including, proper sports shoes, youth safety, health, wellness, and sports performance for both adults and children.

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BBS Station 1
Wednesday
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3:00 pm CT
Ends
3:55 pm CT
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