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Juan Carlos Gomez Has Successful Shoulder Surgery

By Ruslan Chikov

The "Black Panther" Juan Carlos Gomez (49-3, 37KOs) was successfully operated on by Dr. Andreas Werner. The were several hours of surgery on the left shoulder and everything went well, but a second injury was discovered during the procedure. In addition to the pre-diagnosed torn tendon in his left shoulder, the doctor found a torn articular lip.

On September 24, Gomez dropped an upset ten round split decision to Darnell Wilson. Gomez complained of shoulder pain, before and after the fight, and the injury was discovered. Universum fired his trainer for hiding the injury. Gomez will be out of action until some time next year.

Dr. Werner said - This double injury is going to make it impossible to box for several months."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Marcov on 10-15-2011

Good to hear the surgery was successful. At his age and with his long history it might be time to hang them up.

Comment by MarcianoFan on 10-15-2011

[QUOTE=BIGPOPPAPUMP;11255134]The "Black Panther" Juan Carlos Gomez (49-3, 37KOs) was successfully operated on by Dr. Andreas Werner. The were several hours of surgery on the left shoulder and everything went well, but a second injury was discovered during the procedure. In…

Comment by joe strong on 10-05-2011

that will explain lots on why he couldn't beat darnell wilson. at least he didn't quit but he should not have fought & im very surprised his trainer hid this from his promoters.losing to wilson is a huge set back…

Comment by Bombs on 10-05-2011

Good! Happy news.

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