Plano Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery

Doctors Who Treat Foot & Ankle

To schedule an appointment with our foot & ankle specialist listed below please contact our scheduling department at 972-250-5700 or request an appointment online.

Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery in Plano, Frisco, McKinney and AllenAnatomy of the Ankle

Foot and Ankle Surgery: The ankle is a complex mechanism. What we normally think of as the ankle is actually made up of two joints: the subtalar joint, and the true ankle joint.

The true ankle joint is composed of 3 bones, seen above from a front, or anterior, view: the tibia which forms the inside, or medial, portion of the ankle; the fibula which forms the lateral, or outside portion of the ankle; and the talus underneath. The true ankle joint is responsible for up and down motion of the foot.

The foot & ankle joint is very complex, to learn more about your condition or treatment plan click the diagnosis topic and read educational content or watch educational videos to help understand your diagnosis.

 

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