Successful surgery for Alex de Angelis

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Sunday, 28 October 2012

The NGM Mobile Forward Racing rider Alex De Angelis underwent surgery this morning at 11:00 am local time in Epworth Richmond Hospital.

The surgery was performed by plastic surgeon Doctor Dean Trotter, under general anesthesia and lasted approximately one hour and a half.  The tendons of his fourth finger on his left hand had to be reconstructed artificially with a “K” wire and skin from his forearm.

He will remain under observation for the rest of the day. The estimated recovery time according to his doctor is undetermined. His attendance at for the last race of the season in Valencia is not yet confirmed.

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