Sports Injuries

Sports Injuries

Our active population is subject to many injuries as they take part in sports, and problems involving the feet are numerous. Among the most common are shin splints, stress fractures, ankle sprains, Achilles tendonitis and pains in the arch and ball of the foot. Several of the problems develop over a period of time, resulting from repeated, high stress activity. Participation in sports activities requires careful training and conditioning. Sports injuries of the feet should be attened to quickly by a podiatrist.