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Surgeon honored for his Navy service

Published: Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012 1:15 a.m. CDT

ROCKFORD – Dr. Fred Sweet of Rockford Spine Center was listed among 20 Naval spine leaders in Becker’s Orthopedic and Spine Review.

Sweet completed a tour of duty in the Navy as a medical officer aboard the USS Coronado during the first Gulf War.

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