Dr. Thomas Mehlhoff performs arthroscopic surgery on Astros' Alex Bregman — 4 insights

Written by Eric Oliver | January 11, 2019 | Print  |

Thomas Mehlhoff, MD, performed arthroscopic surgery on Houston Astros' third baseman Alex Bregman's right elbow, the team reported.

What you should know:

1. Dr. Mehlhoff performed the procedure Jan. 11.

2. It's expected Mr. Bregman will be limited for spring training, but should be fully recovered for the start of the regular season.

3. Dr. Mehlhoff is an orthopedic surgeon at Houston-based Fondren Orthopedic Group.

4. He is a past recipient of the Paul Harrington Award for Excellence in Orthopedics.

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