Penn Doctors Operate on Severe Spinal Injury - NBC 10 Philadelphia

    Penn Doctors Operate on Severe Spinal Injury

    When Jennifer Schall received the news that her 25-year-old son, Derrick, was paralyzed after a motorcycle crash, she frantically called a Penn Medicine surgeon to see if he could treat him. Neurosurgeon, Dr. William Welch said that he could help. NBC10's Renee Chenault-Fattah reports that Derrick had a surgery on Wednesday and doctors are very opimistic on his recovery. (Published Wednesday, Jul 31, 2013) When Jennifer Schall received the news that her 25-year-old son, Derrick, was paralyzed after a motorcycle crash, she frantically called a Penn... See More