Tommy John Surgery

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This procedure is designed to repair a torn elbow ligament—an injury typically caused by strong, repetitive overhead throwing motions of the arm or by dislocation of the elbow. It was first performed in 1974 on baseball pitcher Tommy John.

To learn more about Tommy John surgery, please complete the appointment request box or call (319) 338-3606 to schedule a consultation with a Steindler Orthopedic Clinic specialty-trained elbow doctor.