Sports Medicine Procedures, Practices and News
Today, David Altchek, MD, board certified orthopedic surgeon, performed reconstructive surgery on the Cleveland Indians pitcher Frank Hermann's right elbow, according to a Akron Beacon Journal Online report.
Cleveland Clinic surgeons performed knee surgery on Cleveland Indians right handed pitcher Corey Kluber, according to an MLB report.
Cleveland Indians team physicians Rick Parker, MD, and Mark Schickendantz, MD, performed knee surgery on Indians designated hitter Travis Hafner at Cleveland Clinic, according to a CBS Sports report.
December 08, 2011
James Andrews, MD, founder of Andrews Institute for Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine in Gulf Breeze, Fla., recently performed elbow surgery on former Indians pitcher Hector Rondon, according to a report from ESPN MLB.
October 13, 2011
Craig Morgan, MD, recently performed an arthroscopic labral repair on Cleveland Indians pitcher Justin Masterson, according to a report from The News-Herald.
Richard Steadman, MD, co-founder of The Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colo., recently performed arthroscopic knee surgery on Cleveland Indians' center fielder Grady Sizemore, according to an ESPN report.
David Altchek, MD, a shoulder surgeon at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City, recently performed ulnar collateral ligament repair on Cleveland Indians pitcher Carlos Carrasco, according to an NBC Sports report.