Drs. Neal ElAttrache, James Andrews & more: 11 orthopedic surgeons treating professional athletes

Written by Mackenzie Garrity | December 06, 2017 | Print  |

Here are 11 orthopedic surgeons treating professional athletes in November.

Steven Shin, MD, performed surgery to repair Los Angeles Lakers Larry Nance Jr.'s left hand.


James Andrews, MD, scoped the left knee of Minnesota Vikings quarterback Sam Bradford.


Robert LaPrade, MD, operated on South African track and field sprinter Wayde van Niekerk.


Walt Lowe, MD, operated on Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson's ACL.


Bob Anderson, MD, performed surgery on Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman following an injury he suffered Nov. 9.


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


David Altchek, MD, performed knee surgery on Milwaukee Bucks forward Mirza Teletovic.


Carolina Panthers tight end Greg Olsen visited Robert Anderson, MD, to have his surgically repaired foot examined.


Walt Lowe, MD, operated on Los Angeles Clipper's Patrick Beverley to repair the guard's right knee.


Richard Parker, MD, and James Rosneck, MD, performed meniscus surgery on Cleveland Cavaliers guard Iman Shumpert.


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