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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Overview of Foot and Ankle Problems
... Shin Splints—pain on either side of the leg bone caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

General Statistics
... Shin splints - pain to either side of the leg bone, caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Common Foot Injuries
Ankle Sprain Injuries Broken Ankle Fractures Osteochondromas Osteochondritis (stiff ankle) Shin Splints Sports Injuries

Shin Splints
Shin splints refer to pain on either side of the leg bone that is caused by muscle or tendon inflammation...

Athletic Foot Care
Whether you are a professional athlete or play sports just for fun, the demands made on your feet and lower limbs can lead to a range of injuries, including blisters, sprained ankles, torn ligaments, shin splints, knee pain, lower back pain and other joint or muscle problems...

Self-Assessment Quiz
... no 0   - experience pain in the achilles tendon or heel or have shin splints(pain in the front lower leg)...

Baseball
...Inadequate stretching, improper shoes, and repeated motions lead to the most common foot problems that occur among baseball players, such as Achilles tendonitis, plantar fasciitis, shin splints, stress fractures, ankle sprains, and bone fractures...

Cycling
...Lack of proper body alignment and overactivity are responsible for the most common foot problems related to biking: Achilles tendonitis, sesamoiditis, shin splints, and foot numbness or pain...

Jogging and Running
... The most common foot problems associated with jogging or running are blisters, corns, calluses, Athlete's Foot, shin splints, Achilles tendonitis, and plantar fasciitis...