Boston Herald - Dr. James Gladstone: “Rob Gronkowski’s Infection One of Those Things”

 – February 27, 2013 /Press Release/  –– 

Rob Gronkowski reportedly had a third surgery on his broken forearm last week, this time for an infection. It’s not expected to affect his recovery time. “There are hundreds of reasons of why it could get infected, but I think the bottom line is it happens,” said Dr. James Gladstone, who is an orthopedic surgeon and co-chief of sports medicine at The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. “The important thing is to recognize it, and 99.9 percent of the time, you can clean it up and it won’t affect the outcome whatsoever.” Learn More