By Sarah Caldwell
April 24, 2013 at 05:06 PM EDT
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Dwayne ”The Rock” Johnson is fine following a hernia operation on Monday. He tweeted a picture of himself in a Superman shirt saying ”Surgery a success! Dr. repaired 3 hernial tears (fun pain). Superman is on the mend.” The surgery also repaired Johnson’s torn abductor and abdomen muscles.

Surgery a success! Dr repaired 3 hernial tears (fun pain). Superman is on the mend.. #WeFallWeRise twitter.com/TheRock//status…

— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) April 23, 2013

Johnson suffered the initial injury during an April 7 Wrestlemania match. After the match he tweeted, ”In the middle of last nights Wrestlemania match I tore my abdomen & adductor muscles off the bone. Just part of the job. But as we know..” Read the full, very graphic, account of his injuries below.

In the middle of last nights Wrestlemania match I tore my abdomen & adductor muscles off the bone. Just part of the job. But as we know..

— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) April 8, 2013

My “Hmm.. I think I just tore tendons off my pelvis” face. Love you guys for all your support!! twitter.com/TheRock//status…

— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) April 10, 2013

My dr’s said that starting back training w/ torn abdominals would be a bitch. Just found out they were right;). We gotta push thru..

— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) April 11, 2013

Injury update: Dr’s & I elected not to reattach tendons to my pelvis. They’ll just scar up. Now I prep to shoot HERCULES #TheDemiGOD

— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) April 13, 2013

Injury update: Physical therapy starts tomorrow. Hardcore training starts today. Thank U guys for the love. 5 weeks out..#RoadToHercules

— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) April 17, 2013

Saw my Dr who had to push my intestines back thru the tear in my abdomen. Kinda romantic. Surgery is next week. #BringItOn

— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) April 21, 2013

Johnson’s next movie Pain & Gain opens this Friday, April 26.

Read more:

‘Pain & Gain’ red-band trailer: Dwayne Johnson gives his blood, sweat and toe

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