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The doctor is in

James Andrews doesn't want to miss the next big thing: stem cells

Originally Published: December 4, 2012
By Chris Jones | ESPN The Magazine

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DR. JAMES ANDREWS is watching the weekend's football highlights, and nearly every one features a patient of his, a man whose career has been saved by his hands. He's rattling off the names in his Southern drawl as they appear on his screen, the grand sum of their repaired parts: Drew Brees, Alex Smith, Matthew Stafford ... The 70-year-old Andrews has taken their broken shoulders and made them capable of magic again. He won't reveal the exact number of surgeries he's performed ...

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