Dr. David Helfet operates on Mets' Jeff McNeil — 3 insights

Written by Eric Oliver | October 03, 2019 | Print  |

David Helfet, MD, operated on the right wrist of New York Mets infielder Jeff McNeil, local NBC affiliate News Center 1 reports.

What you should know:

1. Mr. McNeil had a broken right distal ulnar fracture. Dr. Helfet repaired it Oct. 2.

2. Dr. Helfet is an orthopedic surgeon at New York City-based Hospital for Special Surgery.

3. Dr. Helfet also serves as director emeritus of the orthopedic trauma service department at both Hospital for Special Surgery and New York City-based NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital.

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