Dr. Frank Cammisa Performs Spine Procedure on Flyers' Chris ProngerWritten by Laura Miller | May 13, 2011
Chris Pronger, a professional hockey player for the Philadelphia Flyers, recently underwent spine surgery, according to a Philadelphia Inquirer report.
Frank Cammisa, MD, a spine surgeon at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City, performed Mr. Pronger's surgery to relieve a disc fragment pressing against a nerve. He is expected to make a full recovery after beginning rehabilitation in a few days.
Read the report on Chris Pronger.
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