SCOI's own Richard D. Ferkel, MD is making quite the name for himself in the NBA world!
Recently, Dr. Ferkel performed a successful surgery on Ricky Rubio from the Minnesota Timberwolves to clean up his left ankle that has been bothering him all season. Rubio is expected to make a full recovery.
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Additionally, Dr. Ferkel recently examined DeMarcus Cousins from the Sacramento Kings. The veteran has sustained multiple lower leg injuries, including ankle sprains and a calf strain, over the course of the season and dating back to summer. Cousins played on Team USA, which won the gold medal in the World Cup last September in Spain.
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Dr. Richard Ferkel has also had the great honor of recently treating other NBA players including Stephen Curry from the Golden State Warriors, Wesley Matthews from the Portland Trail Blazers, and Joel Embiid from the Philadelphia 76ers.