Thursday, December 17, 2015

Busch Undergoes Successful Surgery

Kyle Busch, driver of the No. 18 Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) and current NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion, had successful surgery this morning to remove two metal plates in his left foot and a metal rod and screws in his right leg. Busch is expected to make a full recovery in time for the start of the 2016 NASCAR season in February.

The scheduled offseason surgery removed the plates, rod and screws that were used to help stabilize his foot and leg following injuries suffered in an accident at Daytona International Speedway in February 2015.  

Today’s surgeries were performed by Dr. Robert Anderson of OrthoCarolina and Dr. Stephen Sims of Carolinas Healthcare System.


  1. Anonymous3:11 PM

    Speedy recovery Rowdy!! :)

  2. Anonymous12:21 AM

    Speedy recovery Champ! Merry Christmas and A Happy New Year too.