Surgery performed by Dr. Timothy Lang makes national news

On the last day of 2014 a Granite City, Ill. man had a very unique surgery performed at City Place Surgery Center by Dr. Timothy Lang, orthopedic surgeon. After 51 years, the patient had a turn signal lever removed from his arm that had been embedded there during a near-fatal car accident.

Click on links below to watch video and read more about this national news story.

USA Today
Turn signal lever removed from man’s arm after 51 years

Today Show
Surgical surprise: Man finds 50-year-old car fragment from crash embedded in arm

St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Granite City man finds out what’s been hidden in his arm for 51 years

Becker’s ASC Review
Dr. Timothy Lang removes T-bird from patient after 50 years at City Place Surgery Center Name