Report: Rob Gronkowski will visit a specialist in 3-4 weeks to determine if he needs back surgery

According to ESPN.com, Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski will visit a spine specialist in three to four weeks to determine whether he’ll need to under go back surgery.

He will also visit noted spine specialist Robert Watkins in California in three to four weeks to decide whether he needs back surgery, a source told Schefter.

Gronkowski recently had an MRI on his back to further inspect a disk injury he sustained last season.

Now that Gronk’s forearm is finally in the clear, he has to deal with a back injury.