Common diagnoses and treatment options

Common ways a Foot injury occurs


Trauma is a common cause of injury in young patients. Twisting injuries can lead to metatarsal fractures, Lisfranc injuries or tears of ligaments in the foot and ankle.

Repetitive Use

Repetitive use is a common cause of foot injury. Athletes who participate in endurance sports, such as running, or sports that require sudden changes of direction, such as basketball, soccer or jumping, are at increased risk of foot injuries.