Did you know that one quarter of the bones in the human body are in the feet? That’s right, your feet and ankles are comprised of 52 bones, 66 joints and more than 200 ligaments, tendons and muscles. This complex foundational system supports your body in performing a number of activities such as standing, walking, running, dancing and beyond.
According to recent research, three out of four Americans will experience serious foot problems in their lifetime. A few common symptoms associated with foot and ankle issues include:
At Ventura Orthopedics, our dedicated foot and ankle team has the knowledge and experience to evaluate, diagnose and treat a number of conditions, including, but not limited to:
If just one of the 260+ interworking parts of your feet or ankles is injured or misaligned, mobility can become painful if not impossible. Fortunately, Ventura Orthopedics’ experienced and dedicated team of foot and ankle specialists have you covered. Our doctors, surgeons and therapists have an enviable record of successfully treating the full spectrum of foot and ankle problems. If you are concerned about foot or ankle symptoms you are experiencing, talk to the caring foot and ankle experts at Ventura Orthopedics today. We care about your health and look forward to waiting on you hand-and-foot — and ankle.