Demetrious Johnson has successful surgical procedure on his left shoulder
Demetrious Johnson goes under the knife for shoulder surgery.
Demetrious Johnson had been experiencing some should inflammation and discomfort since December. Rather than suffer through the injury, he instead opted for surgery on the injured shoulder. Fan-Sided reporter Mike Dyce posted the video via Twitter where Demetrious explained why the left shoulder surgery was necessary.
Demetrious Johnson says he is getting his left shoulder “worked on, cleaned up”. Been having pain since December, injured during 9-round grappling pic.twitter.com/lCstf53e9M
— Mike Dyce (@mikedyce) January 10, 2018
Johnson also posted a photo on his Instagram after the surgery saying it went well. We’ll keep you updated when we know more about how long this might keep Demetrious Johnson out of the Octagon. Many feel his next fight will take place against Bantamweight champion, TJ Dillashaw.