Patient Education

Our team of specialists and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

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...IT Band Syndrome When to See Your Podiatrist Stretching Footwear Training Aches and Pain All About Ankle Pain Sprained Ankle Common Causes When to Call your health care provider Prevention And More   Sport-Specific Shoes for Kids Child's Basketball Shoe Child's Court Shoe Child's Running Shoe Running Shoes Study Examines Shoelace Patterns on Running Shoes Running Shoes - Mild, Moderate, and Maximum Pronation Control Finding the Right Soccer Cleats  

All About Ankle Pain
...For example, sprained ankles are often seen when basketball players come down from a jump and land on another player's foot...

Sport Shoes for Kids
... Dribbles and Dunks -- Many kids make basketball their first organized sport of choice, so it's important to give them a shoe that both helps them perfect their basketball handling skills and prevents injury...

Duke's Matt Jones suffers bad ankle injury
...We see a variety of high ankle sprain's in football players but the majority of basketball players have either a partial or complete tear of the anterior talofibular ligament (ATF)...

Steph Curry's Ankle Injury
It is not uncommon in basketball and other contact sports to encounter lateral ankle sprains and ligament injuries...

Kevin Durant Suffers Calf Strain
Kevin Durant has been said to be the best basketball player right now and he just got injured last night...

The Packers' new head coach tore his Achilles playing 'Knockout'
NFL Network's Mike Silver reported that Green Bay Packers coach Matt LaFleur suffered a torn Achilles' tendon while playing a game of Knockout on a Lambeau basketball court on Wednesday night...

Basketball Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
Feet and ankles take a beating in basketball! Injuries can occur from running, jumping, cutting, quick starts and stops, and direct contact with other players...

Calcaneal Apophysitis (Sever's Disease)
...For this reason, children and adolescents involved in soccer, track, or basketball are especially vulnerable...

Sesamoid Injuries in the Foot
...They are often associated with activities requiring increased pressure on the ball of the foot, such as running, basketball, football, golf, tennis, and ballet...

Sports Injuries to the Foot and Ankle
... Baseball Basketball Field Hockey Football Injuries Golf Injuries Lacrosse Rugby Running Soccer Softball Tennis Volleyball

Turf Toe
...Although this injury is most commonly reported in football players, participants in soccer, basketball, wrestling, gymnastics and dance also are at risk...