Orthopedic Surgeon Details UFC Champ Jon Jones’ Injury and Recovery Process (video)


Jon Jones UFC 87UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones defeated Chael Sonnen at UFC 159 on Saturday night, but it wasn’t without a cost. Jones suffered a severe injury to his foot.

Jones is expected to be sidelined for around six weeks with the injury.

Dr. Robert Klapper, an Orthopedic Surgeon at Cedars-Sinai Medical Group, was a guest on Tuesday night’s edition of UFC Tonight to discuss the injury and the recovery process in detail.

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