Dr. Neal ElAttrache to perform debridement procedure on Angels' Zack Cozart — 4 insights

Written by Eric Oliver | July 15, 2019 | Print  |

Neal ElAttrache, MD, will perform an arthroscopic debridement procedure on the left shoulder of Los Angeles Angels third baseman Zack Cozart, the team reported.

What you should know:

1. Mr. Cozart played in 39 games in 2019.

2. The team expects him to miss the rest of the season, ESPN.com reports.

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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