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A Percutaneous Knotless Technique for Acute Achilles Tendon Ruptures

2021-04-12T09:24:09-06:00

Achilles tendon ruptures are a common tendon injury, usually occurring in middle-aged men during recreational sporting activities. Both nonoperative and operative management are employed to treat these injuries. Several operative treatments are described in the literature, including percutaneous Achilles repair, mini-open repair, and open repair. Open Achilles repair is associated with higher rates of [...]

A Percutaneous Knotless Technique for Acute Achilles Tendon Ruptures2021-04-12T09:24:09-06:00

Heel Pain

2021-04-12T09:24:09-06:00

Heel Complication Specialist Are you an athlete or an individual who is on their feet for most of the day? Over time and with frequent movement, heel pain may develop in many individuals. This pain may be caused by a bruise or swelling, a damaged tendon, bone spurs, fractures, or other conditions. [...]

Heel Pain2021-04-12T09:24:09-06:00

Lisfranc Injury

2021-04-12T09:24:09-06:00

Lisfranc Injury Specialist Are you an athlete participating in a sport that involves twisting or putting weight on the foot with pointed toes? If so, you may be at an increased risk of developing a Lisfranc injury. Lisfranc injuries occur when there is damage to a ligament or bone in the middle [...]

Lisfranc Injury2021-04-12T09:24:09-06:00

Sprained Ankle

2021-04-12T09:24:09-06:00

Complex Ankle Specialist Are you an active individual who participates in activities involving twisting or rotating? If so, you may be at an increased risk of experiencing a sprained ankle. Ankle sprains may be caused by damage to the medial ligament, deltoid ligament, ATFL, or the CFL. Sprained ankles vary in severity, [...]

Sprained Ankle2021-04-12T09:24:09-06:00

Sesamoiditis

2021-04-12T09:24:10-06:00

Sesamoiditis Specialist Are you an athlete participating in activities that involve walking, running, or jumping? If so, you may experience symptoms of sesamoiditis. An individual’s activity level and shoe type may cause inflammation to the sesamoid bones in the foot, resulting in dull or sharp pain in the ball of the foot. [...]

Sesamoiditis2021-04-12T09:24:10-06:00

Plantar Fasciitis

2021-04-12T09:24:10-06:00

Plantar Fasciitis Specialist Are you an athlete who frequently participates in high-action sports? If so, you may be at an increased risk of experiencing plantar fasciitis. Plantar fasciitis is a common condition of the foot where damage or inflammation occurs to the connective tissue on the bottom of the foot. This can [...]

Plantar Fasciitis2021-04-12T09:24:10-06:00

Talus Fracture

2021-04-12T09:24:10-06:00

Complex Foot and Ankle Specialist Have you experienced a recent high-energy accident while driving or snowboarding? If so, you may have a fractured talus. The talus is the ankle bone, found between the shin bone and the heel bone. It is irregularly shaped and can be broken or fractured in a few [...]

Talus Fracture2021-04-12T09:24:10-06:00

Morton’s Neuroma

2021-04-12T09:24:10-06:00

Morton's Neuroma Specialist Are you experiencing pain at the base of the toes that worsens when pressure is applied to the ball of the foot? If so, you may be experiencing Morton’s Neuroma. This is a condition that occurs when the nerves leading to the toes are compressed by areas of thickened [...]

Morton’s Neuroma2021-04-12T09:24:10-06:00

Hammer Toes

2021-04-12T09:24:10-06:00

Hammer Toe Specialist Are you experiencing stiff toes that are flexed at the proximal joint? This is a condition called hammer toes and it may be caused by ill-fitting shoes, unequal muscle tension in the foot, or other medical conditions. Hammer toes can be very painful and may rub in shoes, causing [...]

Hammer Toes2021-04-12T09:24:10-06:00
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