MANILA, Philippines—EJ Obiena underwent successful knee surgery in Germany just weeks before his first competition of the year.
Obiena went under the knife and had his left knee meniscus cleaned.
The Tokyo Olympian also revealed that the bone graft in his knee from an ACL reconstruction back in 2017 has “fully solidified.”
“Down but not out! Surgery was successful,” Obiena posted on his Facebook Wednesday.
Down but not OUT!!!Surgery was successful 🙏. They have cleaned the meniscus and have removed the screw on my knee from…
Posted by EJ Obiena – Ernest Obiena on Wednesday, January 12, 2022
“They have cleaned the meniscus and have removed the screw on my knee from the ACL reconstruction back in 2017 as the bone graft has fully solidified….