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Roberts overcomes obstacles

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With the blood flow through his aorta being restricted, he had to have a stent placed in his aorta to maintain the opening and then underwent surgery two years later to repair the coarc.

If that wasn’t enough of an obstacle to overcome at such an early age, Roberts also injured his left foot when he was nearly 10 years old. A few weeks later, more problems developed with both his left foot and leg and, following treatment, was fitted for a walking cast for approximately a year.

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