The Mexican diver had delayed the intervention to focus on the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
The double Olympic medalist Alejandra Orozco She underwent surgery on her left shoulder, as a result of a chronic injury that afflicted the Mexican diver for three years.
Orozco postponed his surgical intervention due to the preparation he had in the Olympic cycle towards Tokyo 2020, where she won her second metal, by winning the bronze medal alongside Gabriela Agúndez during the women’s 10-meter platform.
“I want to tell you that I am very happy and grateful that my shoulder surgery was a success. He had suffered from the chronic injury for more than three years and had postponed it because he gave priority to training and competitions to Tokyo 2020. After 15 years in high performance, I needed this pause in rehabilitation, which is an important part of reaching Paris 2024, “said the Mexican after leaving the hospital, this Wednesday at noon.
Alejandra Orozco she won her first medal at an Olympic Games in London 2012. At the age of 15, the Mexican diver paired with Paola Espinosa, winning the silver metal on the synchronized 10-meter platform.
In relation to the medical report issued by Dr. Francisco Cruz, who was responsible for the surgical intervention of Alejandra Orozco, There is no estimated date for the diver to return to the pool, although it will depend on the rehabilitation process that Ale has, and the evolution in the same stage.