A branch of orthopedic surgery specializing in restoring the anatomy to the bones, joints, and soft tissues of the foot, ankle and toes.
The main goal of this specialized area in orthopedics is maintaining a functional foot and ankle to support the weight of the entire to allow for walking, running, lifting, and climbing activities throughout daily living.
- Hallux rigidus
- Lisfranc sprain/fracture
- 5th metatarsal base
- Pes planus ("flatfoot deformity")
Jun 16, 2010