The back that Tiger Woods carried the PGA Tour on for 2 full decades got its surgery that is fourth his return this year and beyond is in serious doubt.
Tiger Woods announced he had a surgery that is fourth his back again to alleviate discomfort and their return to competitive golf this season and beyond is in question.
The 14-time major championship winner announced on his internet site that he previously the task done just two times after he divulged intends to design a general public course at Big Cedar Lodge 10 miles south of Branson, Missouri.
During that general public event, Woods hit two balls on a 100-yard par-3 hole and did perhaps not look in pain swinging a golf club. Their very first ball evidently missed the green, but the 2nd one found the surface that is putting. Two days later he had been for an running table.
He first had a relative back operation just before the 2014 Masters, then two more in the fall of 2015. He’d planned to try out in this season’s Masters, but pulled out of the Friday before.
The most recent procedure was required to correct results from the past three surgeries. The golfer’s bottom lower-back disc severely narrowed, causing sciatica and severe back and leg pain while the therapy he had been doing wasn’t working.
The fusion surgery entailed removing the disc that is damaged re-elevating the collapsed disc area to normal levels. This enables the one vertebrae