13th January 2012
He has twice been Mr Universe and has played the tough guy in a variety of
action movies, but when Mike Mitchell was floored by a hip injury it was
Birmingham surgeon Derek McMinn who came to the rescue.
Fitness icon "Iron Mike", who appeared as a stuntman and action fighter in smash
hit films Braveheart and Gladiator, had been suffering from severe
osteoarthritis in his left hip but, true to his tough-guy image, had carried on
However, when the 56-year-old took a nasty fall while out on his yacht … Read the rest