Bucks’ Villanueva has shoulder surgery
Milwaukee, WI (Sports Network) – The Milwaukee Bucks announced Tuesday that
forward Charlie Villanueva underwent successful arthroscopic surgery on his
The procedure was performed by Dr. David Altcheck at The Hospital for Special
Surgery in New York City.
“Charlie is a significant part of our team’s development and future success,”
said Bucks general manager Larry Harris. “We look forward to working with him
to have him at full-strength for training camp in October.”
Villanueva, who averaged 11.8 points and 5.8 rebounds in 39 games this season,
is expected to make a full recovery and be available for the 2007-08 season.