Hummel to have surgery Nov. 16

Journal and Courier—Lafayette, Ind.—November 3, 2010

Purdue basketball standout Robbie Hummel will undergo surgery on Nov. 16 in New York to repair the torn anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee.

Dr. David Altchek, an attending orthopedic surgeon and the co-chief in the Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, will perform the surgery.

Hummel suffered the season-ending knee surgery Oct. 16 in practice. Dr. Donald Shelbourne, who performed Hummel’s first ACL surgery in March, will oversee his rehab after this surgery.

Read the full story at jconline.com.

^ Back to Top

Find a Physician

Conditions & Treatments

adult child
Select A Body Part

Complete Listing »

Media Contacts

Tracy Hickenbottom
Monique Irons
Kristin Freeman

212.606.1197
mediarelations@hss.edu

Social Media Contacts

Andrew Worob
Otis Gamboa
socialmediacontact@hss.edu