Tag Archives: ankle sprain

Nov
14
2014
blog 11.14

The process of recovering from an ankle sprain varies greatly from person to person, and can depend on the circumstances leading to the injury and the tissues involved.  Injuries that … More…

Dec
12
2012
Dr. John Kennedy

Q: How is a high ankle sprain different from other ankle sprains? A high ankle sprain is an injury to the ligament group that helps hold the tibia and the … More…

Apr
18
2012
Dr. Mark Drakos, Foot & Ankle Surgeon

Q1. Does running on pavement increase the chances of foot injuries?  Studies have shown that there are higher stresses on your feet when running on asphalt as opposed to running … More…

Dec
16
2011
Ice skating

Ankle sprains are the most popular sports injury, with approximately 2 million sprains occurring every year in the United States alone. Dr. John Kennedy, Orthopedic Surgeon, says, “As winter settles … More…

Oct
26
2011
Dr. Martin O'Malley, Foot & Ankle Surgeon

Q1. What is the difference between an ankle fracture and an ankle sprain? An ankle sprain is a tear of the ligaments – soft tissue that hold the bones together, like … More…