Broken Ankle

A broken ankle occurs when one or more of the three bones that make up the ankle is [term=’fractures’]fractured[/term]. Aside […]

Ankle Sprain Injuries

When the ankle bones twist or receive too much force, the ligaments surrounding the outside of the bones may suffer […]


Osteochondromas occur underneath the toenail when benign bone tumors form in that area, typically after injury. Most common in children […]


Osteochondritis is stiffness, swelling, and pain in the ankle joint due to lesions or [term=’fractures’]fractures[/term] that form on the joint […]


There are many bones in the human foot, some of which are very small. In fact, almost 25% of the […]

Sports Injuries

Sports and sports training can cause injuries to the feet due to impact, sudden movements, repetitive motions, overuse, and constrictive […]

Shin Splints

Shin splints, a common condition, happen when the muscles or tendons surrounding the leg bone become inflamed, irritated, and painful, […]

Peroneal Tendon Injury

Peroneal tendons are also known as stirrup tendons because they run parallel along the outer ankle bone, attaching to the […]