Drs. Watkins and Watkins performed a single-level anterior cervical fusion for Mr. Manning's disc herniation. The procedure was successful and Mr. Manning is now recovering from the procedure. He is expected to begin a postoperative rehabilitation program soon.
Related Articles on Team Physicians:
Atlanta Falcons Name Dr. Spero Karas Head Team Physician
Dr. Neal ElAttrache to Perform Knee Surgery on Dodgers' Andre Ethier
DISC Sports & Spine Center Becomes Official Medical Provider for Red Bull Athletes
Two Surgeons Perform Successful Spine Surgery for Colts Quarterback Peyton ManningWritten by Laura Dyrda | Tuesday, 13 September 2011 16:05
Robert Watkins Sr., MD, and his son Robert Watkins, Jr., MD, both spine surgeons at Marina Spine Center in Marina del Rey, Calif., recently performed spine surgery on Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning, according to an Indianapolis Star report.Last modified on Monday, 19 September 2011 14:24
© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2014. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies here.
New from Becker's Orthopedic & Spine Review