Pau Gasol to Undergo FAST Technique Procedure on Knees

May 08, 2013 3:37 pm PDT

Lakers Injury Report sponsored by UCLA Health System

EL SEGUNDO – Lakers forward Pau Gasol, who has been suffering from tendonosis in both knees, will undergo a FAST Technique procedure tomorrow. The procedure uses a probe inserted into the knee which directs ultrasonic energy to eliminate scar tissue without damaging healthy tissue. The procedure will be performed by Dr. Steven Yoon of the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Group.

A timeline for Gasol’s recovery will be issued at the conclusion of the procedure.