President Klaus Iohannis underwent surgery to his right shoulder on Tuesday, at the ‘Dr. Carol Davila’ Central Military University Emergency Hospital in Bucharest, the Presidential Administration informed in a release.
“The President’s health condition is excellent; he is medically fit for carrying out the duties of his position,” the release reads; it also mentions that surgery was carried out in optimal conditions, in accordance with all the relevant procedures.
The hospital also issued a release mentioning that arthroscopic surgery was used for subacromial impingement at the right shoulder, subacromial bursitis and a lesion of the supraspinatus tendon. The President’s condition is very good, the document adds.
A message on the President’s Facebook page states, “Today I have underwent surgery to the right shoulder. The intervention has been successful, I feel all right and tomorrow I will resume my work at the Cotroceni Palace [seat of the Presidential Administration – editor’s note]. I appreciate the work of the medical team and I thank the whole staff of the ‘Dr. Carol Davila’ Central Military University Emergency Hospital.”