The foot is often forgot about, but it is home to 26 bones, 20 muscles, and over 30 ligaments. These are used daily to help us stand, walk, run, exercise, drive, etc. There are many common ailments that can affect the feet. Click the links below to learn more about each of the conditions that can occur in the foot.
Achilles tendonitis is a painful condition involving the achilles tendon, which connects the calf muscles to the heel.
Tarsal Tunnel is a condition that is similar to carpal tunnel in the hand, but it affects your foot and can cause tingling and altered sensations.
Over-pronation aka hyperpronation (flat feet) is a common condition that can contribute to other biomechanical problems in the ankle, knees, hips, and spine.
Plantar fasciitis is pain in the bottom of your foot caused by tightening of the fibrous plantar fascia.
Turf toe is an injury that often occurs in sports, especially on artificial turf surfaces, hence the name.