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Danny Bonaduce’s Wife Amy Discloses his Brain Surgery ‘Went According to Plan’

Danny Bonaduce is on the road to recovery following his brain surgery on Monday! The Partridge Family alum’s wife Amy recently shared a health update about the star on the social media platform Twitter.

The American radio personality underwent brain surgery on Monday. Continue reading further to learn how Danny Bonaduce’s brain surgery went and how he is feeling at the moment.

Danny Bonaduce’s wife Amy says his brain surgery was successful

For those of you who are unaware, let us share with you, Danny Bonaduce had to undergo brain surgery after being recently diagnosed with a neurological disorder. We are happy to tell you, that his brain surgery ‘went according to plan.’

On Monday, Danny’s wife Amy took to her Twitter page and wrote, “It’s been a long day but I just wanted to let you guys know that Danny’s surgery went according to plan and he’s doing well.” A close representative of Danny also informed People magazine, that his wife Amy shared that his brain surgery went well.

Soon after, Danny met with an outpouring of love and support from his fans on Twitter. One social media user wrote, “Thank goodness. Sending positive vibes make sure you sleep and eat.”

Another one added, “So glad to hear this. Continuing to send healing energy to him. Make sure that you’re taking care of yourself also please.” A user went on to say, “Great News, I have known a few people with the same condition Thing will be ok.”

Followed by a fourth user who penned, “Ohh that’s excellent Amy! Give Danny a big hug from me! Here’s to a speedy recovery!” Another user chimed in, “So pleased to hear that Amy you must be very worried. My love and thoughts are with you both. Please tell Danny we are all thinking of him and sending love.”

What happened to Danny Bonaduce and why did he undergo a brain surgery?

Last week, Danny shared with the media outlet TMZ that he was undergoing brain surgery after being diagnosed with hydrocephalus, a neurological disorder that results in fluid in the brain.

At that point in time, the radio host told the media outlet, “My life was talking to doctors. I had meetings with five doctors on one single day, and nobody could figure out what it was.”

He went on to say, “And I thought, ‘Well, this is a big deal. I’m falling down now. That can’t be good.’” He also stated that he had met with “100 doctors” before one eventually diagnosed him with hydrocephalus. Up until now, he’s not aware of how the illness started.

Bonaduce further added, “I can’t figure out what caused it, ’cause I’ve done so many stupid things on reality TV shows. I took a guitar to the head. That hurt, and was possibly the cause of all this. I got punched in the face by José Canseco, a 265-lb. professional athlete. And by the way, I didn’t hit the floor.”

During the brain surgery, Danny was set to have a stent and a drainage port placed in his brain. He continued, “From what I hear, if the diagnosis is correct, it’ll be 50 percent better right [away]. But I’d rather be safe than sorry. I don’t wanna get my hopes up too much that I’ll be cured … I will be completely bummed out if this doesn’t work. I can’t walk currently, I just can’t.”

Bonaduce even mentioned that his end goal is not to get his mobility back but rather to make daily routines more manageable. He said, “I’m never gonna run track. I’m never gonna box again. But if I can get from here to the kitchen on my own, bravo.”

Danny Bonaduce is the host of the show ‘The Danny Bonaduce & Sarah Morning Show’

At the moment, Danny hosts the show The Danny Bonaduce & Sarah Morning Show on iHeart Radio. In April 2022, he took a leave from the show before he learned about his diagnosis.

Then, Bonaduce used his Twitter page to provide a health update to his fans. He posted a photo of himself with a walking cane. He tweeted, “Some news to share. I’m taking a temporary medical leave from my radio show. I’ll share more when I know more. I’m still working towards receiving a diagnosis.”

He further added, “What I know is, I need time to focus on my health. I love my job and talking to you guys & I’ll be back on the air soon.” After the big announcement, he put up a cheeky post that read, “Charlie Chaplin, Willy Wonka, Danny Bonaduce. I’ve joined the club of cool guys with canes.”

Here’s all you need to know about Danny Bonaduce (including his career, early life, and more)

Danny Bonaduce is an American radio personality, actor, television personality, and professional wrestler who was born on August 13, 1959. He is the son of the veteran TV writer and producer Joseph Bonaduce. He shot to fame as a child actor when he starred in the 1970s TV sitcom The Partridge Family.

Apart from The Partridge Family, Bonaduce has also appeared in TV shows like Girlfriends, Monk, Sabrina The Teenage Witch, Accidental Family, My World and Welcome to It, Rags to Riches, That ’70s Show, Rock Me, Baby, Less Than Perfect, and The Kids are Alright amongst many others.

Danny Bonaduce has been married thrice

On the other hand, when we talk about the personal life of the popular radio host Danny Bonaduce, he has walked down the aisle a total of three times. At first, he tied the knot with Setsuko Hattori in the year 1985. The pair decided to go their separate ways in 1988 after 3 years of marriage.

Soon after, Danny said, ‘I Do’ again to his second wife, Gretchen Hillmer in 1990. The former couple who got divorced in 2007 shares two children. He and his third wife Amy Railsback, got married in 2010 and they have been together ever since then.

We wish a speedy recovery to Danny Bonaduce. You can drop your best wishes for him in the comments section below. Don’t forget to stay tuned with us for the latest updates from showbiz.

Meenal Mehta
Meenal Mehta
Hi, I am Meenal. I'm a travel enthusiast, a movie buff and a cricket fan all wrapped in one. I love to capture moments through my words. Writing is my happy space, it has been a great way of putting all my thoughts out and feel liberated.


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