What causes intoeing (pigeon-toed)?
Sometimes when a child walks or runs, the feet turn inward instead of pointing straight ahead. This is commonly referred to as intoeing or being “pigeon-toed.”
Clubfoot: Symptoms, causes and relief
When an infant’s foot is turned inward, usually so severe that the bottom of the foot faces sideways or upward, it is often referred to as clubfoot.
Turf toe: Symptoms, causes and relief
Turf toe is a sprain of the main joint of the big toe. It typically occurs when the toe is forcibly bent into hyperextension.
What is a fractured talus (broken ankle)?
Because of the high-energy force that causes a broken ankle or talus fractures, surgery is almost always necessary and depends on the severity and type of fracture.
How do you know if your toe is fractured or broken?
A fractured toe that is not treated can lead to increased foot pain and arthritis, ultimately affecting your ability to walk.
Hammertoes and claw toes: Symptoms, causes and relief
Hammertoes are a progressive deformity of the toes; When the deformity becomes more severe and especially if it involves all the toes, then it may be a claw toe.
Top 5 most common soccer injuries
Most soccer injuries involve the lower extremities of the body. Learn more about the five most common soccer injuries and the risks of playing soccer.
Top 5 most common Halloween injuries and how to prevent them
Halloween is an exciting time filled with candy and costumes. However, it can lead to scary Halloween injuries. Learn more about Halloween safety tips for parents.
Limb lengthening: New option for limb deformity correction
Here we explain how limb lengthening technology benefits patients with limb length inequality and limb deformities.
Back pain relief with surgery and therapy
Back problems are scary. Back surgery even more so. But surgery can give you the life you love. Read Sue’s story to learn how spine surgery brought her freedom.
OrthoIndy patient overcomes 4 surgeries in 2 years
Terry underwent knee surgery, total knee replacement and treatment for a broken leg within two years. Find out how she was able to return to her normal lifestyle.
Do I need a total ankle replacement?
An ankle replacement can relieve pain related to ankle arthritis and maintain motion in the ankle joint.
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