Dr. Neal ElAttrache operates on Charlotte Hornets' Bismack Biyombo — 4 insights

Written by Eric Oliver | May 01, 2019 | Print  |

Neal ElAttrache, MD, performed arthroscopic surgery on Charlotte Hornets center Bismack Biyombo's left knee, the team reports.

What you should know:

1. Mr. Biyombo had chronic issues in his knee.

2. The team expects Mr. Biyombo to make a full recovery.

3. Dr. ElAttrache is an orthopedic surgeon at Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute in Los Angeles. He is the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Foundation board chairman and program director for the Kerlan-Jobe Sports Medicine Fellowship.

4. Dr. ElAttrache 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 PGA Tour.

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