Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters underwent season-ending ankle surgery, the team announced on Tuesday.
Last week, it was decided Waiters would go under the knife to fix the recurring issue with his ankle.
The 26-year-old guard has been out since December 22 and has missed 13 games as a result.
He was averaging 14.3 points, 3.8 assists and 2.6 rebounds prior to going out of the lineup.
OFFICIAL: Dion Waiters underwent successful surgery yesterday to repair instability in the left ankle. A preexisting navicular bone fracture was also repaired. He will miss the remainder of the season. https://t.co/vRtOoQpPZN-- Miami HEAT (@MiamiHEAT) January 23, 2018
The Heat signed Waiters to a four-year, $52million deal prior to the season.