Dr. James Andrews repairs ACL of Vikings' Dalvin Cook — 3 insights

Written by Eric Oliver | October 11, 2017 | Print  |

James Andrews, MD, repaired the torn left ACL of Minnesota Vikings' rookie running back Dalvin Cook, Twin Cities Pioneer Press reports.

Here's what you should know:

 

1. Mr. Cook tore his ACL last Sunday. He will miss the rest of the season.

 

2. Dr. Andrews is a founding partner of Gulf Breeze, Fla.-based Andrews Institute for Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine. He is one of the leading orthopedic surgeons in the world, and his center is internationally recognized for its sports medicine treatment.

 

3. Dr. Andrews is the Tampa Bay Rays' orthopedic medical director.

 

More articles on sports medicine: 
Choosing the right team for a winning partnership — The business of sports marketing
Cleveland Indians: Dr. Don Sheridan performs surgery on Brandon Guyer; Dr. Bill Robertson operates on pitcher Adam Plutko
New York Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. undergoes season ending ankle surgery at Hospital for Special Surgery: 4 key notes

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2019. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies here.

Top 40 Articles from the Past 6 Months