• Orthotics

    Orthotics

    What are orthotics? Orthotics, also known as shoe inserts and/or arch supports, are a structured and supportive device that help align the foot in a neutral manner to prevent increased stress and strain on joints, tendons, and ligaments due to biomechanical abnormalities. These inserts fit inside your shoe. What do they do? Orthotics do not

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  • Diagnosing and Treating Peroneal Tendon Dysfunction

    Diagnosing and Treating Peroneal Tendon Dysfunction

    http://www.podiatrytoday.com/keys-diagnosing-and-treating-peroneal-tendon-dysfunction Peroneal tendon pathology occurs due to a wide range of etiologies including, most commonly, overuse and ankle sprains. An estimated 628,000 ankle sprains occur in the United States every year with 10 to 20 percent of those injuries developing into chronic ankle symptoms.1,2 Injury from forced inversion during an ankle injury with no prior

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