Prof. Deberardino came to the US from Germany in 1985, moved to eastern Tolland County, and became an orthopaedic consultant in 2009. He was an Associate Professor for seven years at UCONN Health, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, the Medical Director at Burkhart Research Institute of Orthopaedics (BRIO) for four years then he worked as a Co-Director for three years. Prof. Deberardino is an Orthopaedic Surgery Professor at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, since 2017 and Head Team Physician at San Antonio Missions. Over the years he has continued to be involved in researches about sports-related injuries which is his specialist area of interest. He is a member of the American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine and the Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons. He has authored many scientiﬁc articles, numerous book chapters and His academic work has been recognized with awards from several societies.