Dr. Richard Ferkel Performs Surgery on Top NBA Draft Pick Joel Embiid
Kansas center and projected number one overall draft pick, Joel Embiid, underwent surgery for a stress fracture in his right foot with our very own Dr. Richard Ferkel. "Two screws were inserted into the navicular bone in Joel Embiid's right foot," according to Dr. Ferkel. "The surgery went very well and I'm confident that after appropriate healing he will be able to return to NBA Basketball. Joel tolerated the surgery without difficulty and will begin his rehabilitation in the near future." We wish Mr. Embiid a speedy and full recovery! Read the entire story from ESPN here.