Los Angeles Dodgers

Neal ElAttrache, MD is the Head Team Physician for the Los Angeles Dodgers
  • Rich Hill Undergoes Knee MRI

    Rich Hill Undergoes Knee MRI
    " Dodgers pitcher Rich Hill is scheduled to undergo an MRI exam on his left knee Monday in Los Angeles after his start Thursday was cut short due to injury. He will also meet with Dr. Neal ElAttrache to determine the best course of action."
    September 2019 | Los Angeles Times ›
  • Dodgers' Rich Hill Preparing for Another Comeback

    Dodgers' Rich Hill Preparing for Another Comeback
    “Then once we got the MRI, I was able to get a clear diagnosis from Dr. Neal ElAttrache and that made me feel a lot better. That it was my flexor and not my ligament made a world of difference.”
    July 2019 | Bostonglobe ›
  • Dr. ElAttrache Performs Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery on Dodgers' Tony Cingrani

    Dr. ElAttrache Performs Surgery on Dodgers' Tony Cingrani
    “Dodgers pitcher Tony Cingrani will have arthroscopic surgery on his left shoulder Wednesday in Los Angeles. The procedure will be performed by Dr. Neal ElAttrache and likely end Cingrani’s season.”
    June 2019 | Daily News ›
  • Surgeon Neal ElAttrache Helps Dodgers get Back on the Field After Injuries

    Surgeon Neal ElAttrache Helps Dodgers get Back on the Field After Injuries
    "As the head physician of the Rams and Dodgers, ElAttrache expects busy days in October. This day was especially so."
    January 2019 | Los Angles Times ›
  • Clayton Kershaw Visits Dr. Neal ElAttrache

    Clayton Kershaw Visits Dr. Neal ElAttrache
    "Dr. ElAttrache diagnosed Mr. Kershaw with biceps tendinitis. The pitcher's recovery time is undetermined, and the team put him on the 10-day disabled list."
    May 2018 | Los Angeles Times ›
  • Dodgers' Shortstop Seager to Undergo Tommy John surgery

    Dodgers' Shortstop Seager to Undergo Tommy John surgery
    "Seager said having Tommy John surgery during last offseason would have been premature, so instead he rehabbed with the hope he could get through the season. But, it's necessary now. Dr. Neal ElAttrache will perform the operation in Los Angeles on Friday."
    May 2018, MLB | MLB ›
  • Dodgers' Julio Urias to have Shoulder Surgery

    Dodgers' Julio Urias to have Shoulder Surgery
    "Dodgers pitching phenom Julio Urías will undergo season-ending anterior capsule surgery on his left shoulder on Tuesday, the club announced on Friday. The surgery by Dr. Neal ElAttrache has an estimated recovery time of 12-14 months."
    June 2017 | MLB ›
  • Dodgers' Lefty Adam Liberatore Will Have Elbow Surgery

    Dodgers' Adam Liberatore Will Have Elbow Surgery
    "Liberatore will undergo a debridement procedure on his left elbow Tuesday. The surgery to remove bone chips or other damaged tissue will be performed by Dr. Neal ElAttrache in Los Angeles."
    October 2016 | OC Register ›
  • Hyun-Jin Ryu Undergoes Arthroscopic Surgery of Left Elbow

    Hyun-Jin Ryu Undergoes Arthroscopic Surgery of Left Elbow
    "The left elbow debridement performed by Dr. Neal ElAttrache in Los Angeles on Wednesday is the same surgery Alex Wood had July 20."
    September 2016 | MLB ›
  • Dodgers' Enrique Hernandez has Successful Shoulder Surgery

    Dodgers' Enrique Hernandez has Successful Shoulder Surgery
    "All was apparently well with Dodgers' utility man extraordinaire Enrique Hernandez after he underwent his somewhat surprising shoulder surgery Wednesday. The Dodgers said it took Dr. Neal ElAttrache only 30 minutes to perform the shoulder cleanup (debridement) in an arthroscopic procedure."
    November 2015 | LA Times ›
  • Dodgers' Grandal & Turner Having Arthroscopic Knee Surgery

    Dodgers' Grandal & Turner Having Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
    "Turner is set to undergo a procedure on his left knee Thursday to clean up loose bodies. Team physician Dr. Neal ElAttrache is performing both surgeries in Los Angeles."
    October 2015 | Fox Sports ›
  • Why Yasmani Grandal was Very Happy after Shoulder Surgery

    Why Yasmani Grandal was Very Happy After Shoulder Surgery
    "After struggling with a shoulder injury for the latter stages of the season, Yasmani Grandal had surgery last week to repair the damaged joint. While he'll be shut down for a couple months as he recovers from the surgery, there's a silver lining that had him overjoyed when he awoke from the procedure."
    October 2015 | Fox Sports ›
  • The Dodgers No 1. Pick Walker Buehler to Have Elbow Surgery

    The Dodgers No 1. Pick Walker Buehler to Have Elbow Surgery
    "The Dodgers have officially announced that recent first-round pick Walker Buehler will undergo Tommy John Surgery by Dr. Neal ElAttrache on Wednesday in Los Angeles."
    August 2015 | LA Times ›
  • Dodgers Pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu to Undergo Left Shoulder Surgery

    Dodgers Pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu to Undergo Left Shoulder Surgery
    "Los Angeles Dodgers left-hander Hyun-Jin Ryu will undergo surgery on his troublesome throwing shoulder Thursday. The team made the announcement Wednesday before a game against the San Francisco Giants. The arthroscopic surgery will be performed by orthopedist Dr. Neal ElAttrache in Los Angeles."
    May 2015 | CBS Los Angeles ›

Patients

Neal ElAttrache, MD has done extensive research and product development leading to US Patents for arthroscopic devices, orthopedic devices, and implants commonly used in rotator cuff, labrum, tendon, and ligament surgery.