According to press releases from Joe Gibbs Racing NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Kyle Busch underwent successful surgery on his foot. He even posted a thumbs up picture on his twitter account as seen above. Busch, a contender for the Chase Championship this past season, underwent the procedure in order to correct inflammation in his left foot. The complete press release is posted below.
PRESS RELEASE: Kyle Busch Undergoes Scheduled Offseason Foot Surgery - Driver of No. 18 Toyota Expected to Return for Start of 2015 NASCAR Season HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. (Dec. 11, 2014) – Kyle Busch, driver of the No. 18 Toyota for Joe Gibbs Racing (JGR) had successful surgery on his left foot this morning. Busch is expected to make a full recovery in time for the start of the 2015 NASCAR season in February. The scheduled offseason surgery was performed to relieve a recurring source of inflammation in his left foot. The surgery was performed by Dr. Robert Anderson of OrthoCarolina.