Please see the index below for a list of all our articles on Ankle and Foot Injuries.

If you are new to the subject, we recommend starting with: Ankle Anatomy: Muscles and Ligaments

Learn about ankle sprains and strains, common injuries involving ligaments or muscles, and their causes, symptoms, and treatment options.

Stress fractures are small, microscopic cracks in bone that commonly occur in the feet. Foot stress fractures are often caused by overuse injuries in sports, such as soccer or dance.

Risk factors for ankle sprains and strains include prior injuries, improper footwear, uneven surfaces, and participation in high-impact sports.