Monday, October 23, 2006

Surgery Today

First baseman Carlos Delgado (carpal tunnel, right wrist), righthanded pitcher Aaron Heilman (tennis elbow, right elbow), catcher Paul Lo Duca, (ligament tear, left thumb) and Chris Woodward (labrum tear, right shoulder) all underwent successful surgery today at the Hospital for Special Surgery. Dr. David Altchek, the Mets Medical Director, operated on Heilman and Woodward, while Dr. Andrew Weiland, the team's hand specialist, performed the procedures on Delgado and Lo Duca.

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