Michael Bush Undergoes Successful Surgery
Michael Bush
Michael Bush

Posted Sep 4, 2006


University of Louisville running back Michael Bush underwent successful surgery Monday morning at Jewish Hospital to repair his broken right leg. Bush went into surgery at 7:30 a.m. Monday morning and had a rod inserted into his leg.

University of Louisville running back Michael Bush underwent successful surgery Monday morning at Jewish Hospital to repair his broken right leg.

Bush went into surgery at 7:30 a.m. Monday morning and had a rod inserted into his leg. Dr. Art Malkani performed the hour-long procedure.

The senior from Louisville, Kentucky suffered the injury on the second play of the third quarter and was immediately taken to Jewish Hospital. He carried 17 times for 128 yards and three scores before leaving the game.

Bush is expected to be sidelined for the next 6-8 months.



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