5 orthopedic surgeons treating professional athletes — Drew Brees, Ben Roethlisberger & more

Written by Angie Stewart | October 15, 2019 | Print  |

Five orthopedic surgeons recently treated professional athletes:

Thomas Carter, MD, performed a lateral meniscus debridement procedure on Oakland Athletics catcher Sean Murphy Oct. 10.

David Helfet, MD, operated on the right wrist of New York Mets infielder Jeff McNeil Oct. 2.

Neal ElAttrache, MD, operated on the right elbow of Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger Sept. 23.

Timothy Kremchek, MD, operated on Cincinnati Reds rookie Nick Senzel Sept. 24.

Steve Shin, MD, operated on the right thumb of New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees Sept. 15.

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