How I tore my ACL Nirtal Shah Physical therapist with 21 years of clinical experience and the CEO of Curovate. Nirtal's vision is to make physical therapy accessible globally and to help people recover after injury and surgery. More posts by Nirtal Shah. Nirtal Shah 1 Oct 2020 • 1 min read Dylan talks about the day he tore his ACL playing basketball. Dylan played 5 years of varsity basketball and he talks about the movement he did was very common. Like many people Dylan had a non contact ACL injury.