Tag Archives: ankle

Oct
21
2013
10.21 Blog

With high school volleyball season in full swing, Dr. William Briner, Sports Medicine Physician at Hospital for Special Surgery, and Head Team Physician of the U.S. National Volleyball team, offers … More…

Dec
12
2012
Sitting woman banding her ankle on white background

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
Sitting woman banding her ankle on white background

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…

Oct
26
2011
Medical Services

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…

Jun
23
2011
Arthritis at ankle joint (Gout Rheumatoid arthritis)

Q1. I am an active woman in her 20s and recently was diagnosed with a stress fracture in my ankle from breaking in new high heel shoes. I thought stress … More…