In a recent Medical Fitness Network blog, Dr. Joseph Kou discusses Rudy Gay’s ruptured Achilles tendon. Gay is a forward for the Sacramento Kings and injured his leg in a game on January 18, 2017, versus the Pacers. He had to be helped off the court and later learned about his injury that has ended the career of many professional basketball player.
Dr. Kou explains the specifics of Gay’s injury and what it means for him trying to return to the court. He also discusses the treatment process for an Achilles tendon injury.