Dr. Neal ElAttrache performs arthroscopic surgery on left shoulder of Yankees' slugger Aaron Judge — 4 insights

Written by Eric Oliver | November 22, 2017 | Print  |

Neal ElAttrache, MD, performed arthroscopic surgery on the left shoulder of New York Yankees' outfielder Aaron Judge, MLB.com reports.

Here's what you should know:


1. Dr. ElAttrache removed a loose body and cleaned up cartilage in Mr. Judge's shoulder.


2. The team expects Mr. Judge to fully recover before spring training.


3. Dr. ElAttrache is an orthopedic surgeon at Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles. He is a member of the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic board of directors, chairman of the board of the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Foundation and program director for the Kerlan-Jobe Fellowship.


4. He is the head team physician for the Los Angeles Dodgers and Los Angeles Rams. He is also an orthopedic consultant to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Kings, Anaheim Ducks and the PGA Tour.


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