Will Zalatoris underwent a microdiscectomy in April 2023 and missed the remainder of the 2023 season.
Zalatoris was playing - and living - in pain for sometime and decided to undergo the operation to fix the problem.
A microdiscectomy is used to treat some spinal conditions like herniated discs. The process removes a portion of the herniated disc or bone spur that may be pressing on a nerve root in the spine. Full recovery typically takes up to 6 months.
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